A 22-year-old male asked:

What is acute infract with hemorrhagic transformation (in left temporo-occipito-parietal lobe) with sensory aphasia? what is the cause?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 47 years experience
This describes a stroke, commencing with a blood vessel obstruction followed by secondary bleeding. Since this involves the dominant hemisphere, a speech problem emerged due to damaged connections. Need to uncover the cause, especially if in a young person, and appropriate medicines and speech therapy plus occupational therapy will be needed.
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