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what cranial nerves are affected by a stroke

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Stroke: The nerves connected to the damaged brain tissue are those affected.

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A 71-year-old male asked:
Dr. Reza Karimi
15 years experience Neurosurgery
Limited role....: There are no medications which can repair or restore damaged brain tissue. Stimulant medications can help if there are issues with alertness or early ... Read More
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Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience Pain Management
Drugs are usually: given to prevent another stroke. Recovery requires time and rehabilitation.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Extremely rare : Its usually reported at a rate of one in a million, usually involving an elderly person who has arteriosclerosis receiving a high thrust neck adjustme ... Read More
Dr. David Dang
13 years experience Radiology
Possible: While the incidence of cervical artery trauma precipitated by chiropractic neck manipulation is unknown, it is a rare but important risk. In fact any ... Read More
Dr. Daniel Elskens
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Stroke from manip.: Manipulation of the neck has been known to cause a dissection, or injury to the blood vessels that run through the spine to the brain, known as a vert ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
16 years experience Pain Management
Occipital Neuralgia: Sounds like occipital neuralgia, so i would not be concerned with a mini-stroke. But to be sure you should be seen your doctor for further evaluation ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Morton Levitt
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Neurological Symptom: It sounds like you have developed new, acute neurological symptoms which may be related to, your original lesion, or represent a new focus. Bilateral ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anita Prakash
28 years experience Cardiology
Yes: Consider seeing a physical medicine/rehab MD for a consultation first .
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sanjay Kumar
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Have courage: Be positive and optimistic. Do exercises under supervision of pt. For your liver, follow right kind of diet, take the right meds and see a GI doctor. ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Take her: To the doctor for an evaluation. Usually, in a stroke one side of the body is affected not both. You mention she is symptomatic on both sides. You als ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Thomas Mcgowan
Specializes in Family Medicine
Neuro: A stroke affects your brain and the nervous system. YOur nervous system controls a lot, from breathing, to heart rate, but mainly a stroke reveals it ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Olav Jaren
18 years experience Neurology
Stroke affects brain: A stroke most often affects the brain. It is possible it could affect the spinal cord also. Sometimes an alternate condition named "heat stroke" is ... Read More

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