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Dr. John Rhoades
47 years experience Family Medicine
Below: Any where there is blood supply
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
46 years experience Radiology
Yes: Mri is the best way to image the findings of stroke.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
A : A ct scan generates a series of images based on the density of the tissues being scanned. In general turns, the brain is made up of two different tiss ... Read More
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: The risk of a stroke from migraine is very small but moving around would not alter it. However aura is not the factor which promotes a stroke as far ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Stroke: Stroke is brain damage caused generally by blood vessel obstruction or bleeding in the brain. The brain is a marvelously complex structure and damage ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Estrada Bernard
37 years experience Neurosurgery
Depends: Depends on cause. If from atherosclerosis, Aspirin and lipid reducing drugs are effective. If there is a clotting disorder or heart arrhythmia with ri ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lali Sekhon
31 years experience Neurosurgery
Depends : Typically this will cause right sided paralysis and speech problems which at the worst mean he cannot talk or understand.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Accurso
28 years experience Radiology
Depends...: It depends on how much volume of the brain was damaged, how severe the damage is, and where the damage occurred. Maximizing physical and occupational ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Dissin
38 years experience Neurology
Exam,CT,MRI: Sometimes you can tell by your examination, if the patient has aphasia or unilateral weakness, or motor planning difficulties or specific senory defic ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Garner
15 years experience Cardiology
Usually a TIA: It means that a portion of your brain lost blood flow for a period of time (formally, <24hrs) causing a temporary but not lasting problem. It carries ... Read More
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