A 24-year-old female asked:
how slurred speech, right sided weakness and blurring of vision occur in stroke patient?
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Dr. Adam Hebb answered
20 years experience Neurosurgery
Lack of oxygen: In a stroke, brain areas that are essential to function such as language and movement are deprived of oxygen and nutrients. These areas stop functioning soon after blood flow stops. If flow is not restored promptly, these portions of the brain will be permanently damaged.
Answered on Jul 8, 2018
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