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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
58 years experience Neurology
No: What is the reason for the vi d in this case?1 far too many people take supplements self prescribed that at best are useless. Stop the medication and ... Read More
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Dr. Edward Smith
54 years experience Neurosurgery
Not an old problem: Stroke progression occurs in the first few days to weeks after the event. 10 years delay means something else is happening. Considerations include str ... Read More

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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Hello. : Hello. I don't know if you are an older person or if you have any significant healthy problems. I would see a neurologist soon to ensure that you are ... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
36 years experience Neurology
Not usually: Many things can cause slurred speech. With certain neurological conditions that cause slurred speech focusing on the problem can make it worse. (We al ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Don't think so: Nasal congestion from sinusitis infections should just change one's voice and make it sound more nasally or more congested. Merely having a stuffy nos ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter H'doubler
40 years experience Vascular Surgery
Yes: Blockage of the carotid artery can cause transient episodes of slurred or garbled speech. These are called transient ischemic attacks or tias. Tias ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Many causes: But, most commonly bad headaches are due to migraine, and slurred speech could accompany. But other intracranial issues, even transient brain ischemi ... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brendan Rice
18 years experience Family Medicine
Common symptom: Slurred speech is a common symptom after sustaining a concussion, along with headaches, confusion, ringing in the ears, nausea, vomiting, fatigue, etc ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Anxiety: Hi, Anxiety can cause a battery of symptoms, especially if you have panic attacks, thinking about the worry though could cause a vicious cycle, you ne ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Griggs
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
One cause might: be intense anxiety, but this is a guess because there are probably a hundred conditions that might cause your symptoms. The slurred speech is the sy ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
17 years experience Pain Management
May be a stroke: The "so high" blood pressure may have caused a stroke involving one of the speech centers in the brain. If this is new, recommend going to the hospita ... Read More
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