Top
10
Doctor insights on: Cerebral Apoplexy

Share
1

1
What are the tests for cerebral apoplexy?

What are the tests for cerebral apoplexy?

MRI: A ct of the brain may show a hemorrhage in the pituitary, but it can also be very difficult to see with the anatomy of the sella turcica surrounding the pituitary gland. Therefore, an MRI of the brain with attention to the sella would be the best test. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
1,382 doctors shared insights

Stroke (Definition)

Stroke is a loss of neurological function due to loss of blood flow to a part of the brain. This can be the result of clotting locally, an embolus from elsewhere in the vascular system or bleeding in the brain. It is usually manifest by a sudden ...Read more


2

2
What is the treatment for cerebral apoplexy?

What is the treatment for cerebral apoplexy?

Apoplexy: Is an old term for stroke or more specifically hemorrhagic stroke. Check out stroke.Org and heart.Org. ...Read more

Dr. Colin Sanner Dr. Sanner
1 other doctor agreed:
3

3
Recovering from a Stroke (Tip)

Recovering from a Stroke

Up to 40% of people develop depression after a stroke. ...See more

4

4
Living with Cerebral Palsy (Checklist)

Learn about CP. The more you know, the more you can help your child
once
Treat your son or daughter as you would a child without disabilities
once
Learn from professionals how to meet your child’s special needs
once
Don't be ashamed to ask for help from family and friends
once
5

5
What are the tests for cerebral apoplexy?

MRI: A ct of the brain may show a hemorrhage in the pituitary, but it can also be very difficult to see with the anatomy of the sella turcica surrounding the pituitary gland. Therefore, an MRI of the brain with attention to the sella would be the best test. ...Read more

6

6
What is the treatment for cerebral apoplexy?

Apoplexy: Is an old term for stroke or more specifically hemorrhagic stroke. Check out stroke.Org and heart.Org. ...Read more

7

7
Stroke (Tip)

Stroke

For those at risk for stroke, Aspirin significantly reduces the risk. ...See more

8

8
Treating Heat Stroke (Checklist)

Get into an air-conditioned area
Once
Take a cool bath or shower
Once
Rehydrate with water or a sports drink
Once
Avoid alcohol
Once
9

9
Is it possible for me to have a cerebral stroke, if my mom had it?

Is it possible for me to have a cerebral stroke, if my mom had it?

Yes: weather or not your mom had one you can have one. Strokes are common as we age. ...Read more

10

10
Does a sroke in the left anterior cerebral territory and deep white matter cause central post stroke pain syndrome?

Does a sroke in the left anterior cerebral territory and deep white matter cause central post stroke  pain syndrome?

Central pain: Central pain from stroke typically follows thalamic strokes. This part of the brain not in the anterior cerebral territory however this does serve the orbital frontal cortex that could in theory cause some changes in how your brain processes pain. Stroke in young adults requires an extensive workup including a hypercoagulable evaluation. Best health. ...Read more