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Diagnosed short term memory loss after stroke caused by stress and anxiety. How long will i need to get help with this and what kind of rehab.
Neurologist needed: Memory loss secondary to a stroke would seem common. Strokes are really a lack of oxygen to areas of the brain; the severity and location of which are the main indicators of the symptoms and signs one would have. A full neurology work-up to diagnose the extent and origin of the stroke is needed and a plan of rehabilitation is needed to bring back as much function as possible. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
If someone has done something to experience possible hearing loss (ex.: someone screaming) how long does it take before the hearing loss will kick in?
May not : Some one screaming once in a while should not cause hearing loss. Most often progressive hearing loss occurs due to constant noise at the same frequency and high decibel levels. Occupations that are prone airport personnel on the field, jackhammers, rock concerts- sounds ranging above 90 db. It is hard to predict who are prone and how long it may take. ...Read more
What can anyone do if you have a relative who is very forgetful with long and short term memory loss?
Why might my grandmother be experiencing severe short term memory loss even when a stroke was ruled out?
Other reasons: She may be developing alzheimer's disease, or having a reaction to her medications, or experiencing a vitamin or thyroid deficiency. Her doctors can perform a variety of tests and arrive at a fairly reliable diagnosis. Memory loss can be treated, and it is very worthwhile to pursue the full explanation. ...Read more
Mother having full hysterectomy soon. What changes can we expect short and long term? How can I assist in a speedy and effective recovery?
Many changes: Seem answers depend on why she is getting a hysterectomy , and whether she is having an abdominal or vaginal hysterectomy, and whether she will have her ovaries removed as well (or if menopausal already or not)abdominal surgery is often more difficult to get over, as is losing the hormones provided by the ovaries.To heal, she needs sleep, early activity, good diet and love and support.Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What could be the result I might feel after a cognitive behavioral therapy if I have social anxiety and low self confidence ?
How can I tell if a depression is situational or really does need medication. Diagnosed with depression 2 years ago after loss of partner , home ?
Does not matter: Depression that begins after life stressors (common) does not generally show any different biomarker patterns (i.e. CSF catechol. metabolites, functional neuroimaging) than spontaneous depression (rare). We do not differentiate the treatment-worthiness of depression based on whether there were precipitants or not. Please be willing to seek treatment with a doctor who listens also. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How long do I have to wait to return to school after a confirmed concussion? There was loss of consciousness and nausea.
All are different: It would be best to discuss this with the person who has examined you. ...Read more
I fell down some stairs and now have venticular dilation, etiology includes hydrocephalus or normal pressure hydrocephalus. I am dizzy unstable have memory loss and incontinant how long will this last. I also have ongoing headaches , how long will these
Possibly: Normal pressure hydrocephalus (nph) is usually not associated with headaches although it is associated with the gait, memory, and bladder problems. You may also have post-traumatic hydrocephalus from your fall. This should be worked up further by a neurologist/neurosurgeon. Further scans with an MRI can determine if there is a blockage or obstruction leading to the hydrocephalus. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Im having attacks, how do I know if they are seizures or strokes? Memory loss, partial blindness, mydriasis, fatigue and heart pain sometimes + more
Can epileptics have thermage procedures? Can facial thermage procedure provoke a seizure in an epileptic person? I'm an epileptic and when i take my medication, i rarely have seizures. However, i remember having a seizure caused by extreme heat when i was
Can depression mask as BPD , how can you really know if depressive symptoms or true BPD. I experience some of the BPD symptoms but only after a loss?
I had induced delusional disorder for a long time. After myseparation, I have symptoms of ptsd and under stress, I have psychosis. How can you help me treat this.
See a Professional : You need to see a professional to meet with you and do an evaluation and assessment and come up with a diagnosis then a treatment plan is suggested and started. It is not possible to give an opinion on these issues without a face to face evaluation. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
How much extra skin does a 6'3" man have after going from 380 to 205 pounds in 18 months from weight loss surgery also what are my options in terms of treatments and costs. How long after weight loss surgery should someone wait before seriously exploring
I had ECT done in July. I'm still having horrific long term and short term memory issues. Will this improve?
I have schizoaffective and suffer memory loss, complex partial seizures, and I have three voices, and violent psychosis. Any long term inpatient prog?
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