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massive stroke death

A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Grenzer
55 years experience Cardiology
Depends: That really depends on how severe the stroke is. If it affects things like your swallowing and you ability to walk so that you are confined to bed, th ... Read More
Dr. Robert Singer
29 years experience Neurosurgery
Depends: Stroke is classified into many different subtypes. Some have a much higher mortality rate than others. As an example, patients with a ruptured aneurys ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marlis Gonzalez fernandez
13 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
MRI: The best way to know that someone had a stroke is doing a brain MRI. If someone had a stroke it means that a part of the brain died do to lack of blo ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Yes: According to the center for disease control the 2010 death rate stroke was 129, 000 and for heart attack, approx 500, 000. For an individual, the spe ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Two questions: Bell's palsy is a localized inflammation of the facial nerve and does not cause death, but a minor brainstem stroke could cause a focal facial paresis ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Khamid Bakhadirov
18 years experience Neurology
No: It is very unlikely for bell's palsy to cause death. Occasionally, a stroke can present as bell's palsy. Stroke usually affects only lower half of the ... Read More
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Dr. Herbert Krob
29 years experience Neurology
Any : Any stroke is a really bad thing. Unlike any other organ, the brain can't be replaced. So, a stroke, which represents permanent damage to the brain, ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Preventing stroke.: Assuming she’s taking anti-platelet medications at this point, your best bet would be to make sure she controls her risk factors as much as possible. ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
47 years experience Radiology
Yes: Mri is the best way to image the findings of stroke.
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A 80-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
43 years experience Cardiology
10%: if no prior sc. For valve. And sts score low less than 10% ridh even with both pricedures low post operative problems with sapian valve
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
44 years experience Internal Medicine
Serious: Such high bilirubin indicates jaundice. That could be a serious condition like vira hepatitis and some other serious conditions.
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