A 46-year-old member asked:
how long can person go unresponsive after stroke?
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Neurosurgery 18 years experience
Indefinitely: Depending on the size and location of a stroke, a person can remain comatose indefinitely, even with aggressive medical interventions.
Last updated Nov 13, 2020
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