A 35-year-old member asked:
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please explain why does my mom's blocked carotid artery make her act so different?

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Dr. J mark Rheudasil
37 years experience Vascular Surgery
Stroke: A blocked carotid artery may result in a stroke. This could explain a change in her behavior or personality. If she has not had a stroke, however, a carotid artery blockage would not cause her to "act any differently.".
Answered on Feb 8, 2014

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