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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 24 years experience
Looking back: Fortunately symptoms are resolved, because you said it was temporary speech loss. First thing to do is rule out stroke or transient ischemic attack. I... Read More

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Cohn
Pain Management 35 years experience
Migraines/stroke/TIA: Migraines are generally considered due to blood vessel constriction in the brain followed by blood vessel dilation.There is also an electrochemical co... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carl Decker
Radiology 24 years experience
Stroke not only caus: While stroke is probably the most common, other injuries to the speech centers of the brain could cause sudden loss of speech. These include infection... Read More
Dr. Edward Smith
Neurosurgery 54 years experience
Speech arrest: This symptom can occur in a variety of settings: stroke, transient cerebral ischemia, fright, sleep attack, partial epilepsy, heart beat irregularitie... Read More
Dr. William Goldie
Pediatric Neurology 48 years experience
Various causes: Abrupt speech arrest can happen when brain processing is disrupted. This may happen with stroke but also seizure, migraine, acute pain, sleep attack,... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Idan Sharon
Neurology 28 years experience
TINGLING & SPEECH: Transient cerebral events, seizures need to be ruled out. You need to see a neurologist. An MRI of the brain may be necessary.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadia Ghattas
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Passing out: I need more informations, is she seeing a neurologist, what kind of scans were done? did she have any MRI, with or without contrast, any blood w... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Loss of speech: Mutism = inability to speak. Aphasia = loss of language or communication ability.
A member asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
Cardiology 39 years experience
Loss of speech: Symptom suggests a possible TIA ;seek a full neurologic evaluation ASAP
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
Question is unclear: A good recovery would consist of complete return of speech and orientation but that's not what you're asking, no doubt. Could you please re-phrase?
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
Neurology 33 years experience
Oh my--: And did you tell your parents about what happened? Unfortunately, because you're a minor for another 2 years we cannot specifically counsel you with ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Olivier Frankenberger
Cardiology 27 years experience
Maybe: It depends on what areas of "healthy brain" were affected during the surgery and on which side. If the "speech centers" were involved then the loss ma... Read More

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