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symptoms of stroke in women over 50

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christian Assad
14 years experience Cardiology
Go to your MD: Signs and symptoms of a stroke? Neurological Deficitis? Motor deficitis? Sensory deficitis? Does not seem like it Extreme tired? Fog? Read about thyr ... Read More

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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Beer
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Stroke symptoms. : Strokes can cause symptoms ranging from almost undetectable problems to complete loss of function on one side of the body. Usually strokes cause chang ... Read More
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Dr. William Gaya
29 years experience Neurology
Stroke : Two main types of stokes: hemorrhagic and ischemic. In hemorrhagic mostly severe headache of abrupt onset, may loose consciousness, nausea. In ischemi ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
33 years experience Interventional Radiology
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carl Decker
24 years experience Radiology
Many: Difficulty walking. Sometimes a sudden inability to speak or speaking non-nonsensically. Sudden loss of strength. Facial droop. Numbness. In ability t ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Symptoms of stroke: symptoms vary for a stroke. if its from hemorrhage can have severe headache. otherwise dizziness ,lose balance , nausea or vomiting , loss of speech o ... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Depietro
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Loss of function: A stroke involves loss of blood supply to an area in the brain, from a blood clot or blockage in a blood vessel, or less often bleeding into the brain ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Dissin
39 years experience Neurology
Depends on location: Symptoms are location specific, but could include any of the following, eye movement difficulty, weakness, sensory loss, visual loss, difficulty swall ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rodney Del Valle
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Mini stroke is: Symptoms of stroke that last just few minutes or hours but always less than 24 hrs. Consider a warning sign of a complete stroke. Also known as transi ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sean Baskin
9 years experience Emergency Medicine
Depends on age: Younger men are more likely to suffer a stroke than similarly aged women. However this trend starts to reverse in older patients and women age 75 or g ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marlis Gonzalez fernandez
13 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Think "FAST": The acronym "fast" summarizes what to look for and what do if you think someone is having a stroke: 1)face-ask the person to smile. Does one side of t ... Read More
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