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Signs And Symptoms Of Cva Stroke
Classical onset: Unilateral loss of vision, loss of balance and coordination, electrical shocks down back on flexion of neck, weakness and stiffness in legs, but also, more subtle, including focal weakness, fatigue, cognitive deterioration, double vision, dizziness, etc. Important, these presentations may be associated with other illnesses, and, in themselves are not diagnostic. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Cerebral vascular accident is also known as Stroke. Stroke is cause by a vascular event that results in death of brain tissue. It can result from a blood vessel rupture causing hemorrhage, an embolus that blocks a brain artery or plaque rupture that ...Read more
No: These conditions are completely unrelated.Get a more detailed answer ›
Cva june '13. All the tests done were completely normal. Can you have a stroke and completely normal test results? Still have some weakness.
Stroke vs TIA: Stroke really refers to a neurological event where this is sign of damage. A tia, is a transient stroke like episode where studies are often normal. A bit unusual to have a "stroke" and not see anything on mri, but certainly not impossible. Might miss signs of damage on a ct scan. Stroke in young people is unusual and hope that you have a complete evaluation. Best of luck. ...Read more
It doesn't: Guillain-barre is an acute immunological inflammatory disorder affecting predominantly the myelin coverings of the nerves, and is an ascending weakness and paralytic syndrome. Stroke implies obstruction of blood vessels to brain or spinal cord. Gbs affects peripheral nervous system not directly brain or spinal cord;. ...Read more
See below: A transient ischemic attack lasts less than 24 hours. A reversible ischemic neurologic deficit lasts between 24 hours and 2 weeks. A caerebrovascular accident is permanent. ...Read more
What is best test for massive stroke? 92 year old with prior mild left cva who largely recovered with ric and rehabilitation at hospital and at home
I have signs and symptoms of a stroke. 25 year old female no alcohol no smoking severe headache dizziness heart feela funny extreme tired and in a fog
What's the difference between a cerebral vascular accident (stroke) & a transient ischaemic attack (tia)?
Definitive damage: A TIA describes stroke like symptoms that resolve without other intervention within a short timespan, usually less than 1 hour although the classic definition uses 24 hours. A stroke describes irreversible brain tissue damage caused by a lack of blood flow (technically a bleed is also a form of stroke). This damage can be diagnosed definitively on a MRI scan, no such damage can be seen in the tia. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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