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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
Neck pain & speech: Please see a doctor ASAP if you have not seen one. Any of the causes you mention are possibilities and if something is brewing, e.g., a stroke, you n... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
The answer is YES.: Neck pain is common with many causes. The fact that you are 54 and use crystal methamphetamine & tobacco is of concern. You haven't told us what t... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Get all facts: This does not sound like a treatable illness, and it may be to your physician's credit that he/she was up-front with you. If you are the person making... Read More
Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 38 years experience
How sad!: What a tough time for you! You don't say what her condition is at present, but it sounds dire. Talk to the doctor and your family, and a second opin... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Rubin
Cardiology 47 years experience
Stroke: Syroke is death of brain tissue from blood vessel occlusion.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Hello. : Hello. I am sorry to hear about the bilateral stroke that your sister had. The answer to your questions depends on the severity of her stroke and what... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Herbert Krob
Neurology 29 years experience
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
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Dissin
Neurology 39 years experience
Depends on location: Recovery depends on the size of the stroke and the location(region of function). Loss of sensation could return to some degree in weeks to several mon... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
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 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marlis Gonzalez fernandez
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 13 years experience
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
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theresa-Ann Clark
Family Medicine 24 years experience
See a rehab doctor: The stroke location and it's effect on your actvities of daily living (adls) guide treatment. Likely you have movement/cognitive deficits, and psychol... Read More
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Dr. Dariush Saghafi
Neurology 33 years experience
Not really.: Swelling can and does occur in normally responsive patients to inflammatory insults such as strokes. However, once a stroke has occurred and the infl... Read More

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