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Stroke On What Side Of The Brain Would Experience A Left Facial Droop
Stroke vrs Bell's : The picture shows a lady with a stroke and a man with bell's palsy: if you can raise both eyebrows, the facial nerve is intact. Therefore, the woman has had a stroke involving the left side of the brain producing paralysis of the right lower face and the man has a right bell's palsy. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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If facial droop was caused by a stroke could the droop come and go over a matter of hours or even minutes or would that point to an infectious cause?
I have some facial muscle weakness. Brain MRI about a year ago showed nothing. Was told it was anxiety. Could that be the only cause? I fear als.
Doubt ALS: Weak facial muscles are associated with a few hereditary muscle diseases (e.g., fsh), but can be due to problems with cranial nerves, such as facial or trigeminal, and problems outside cranial cavity may not be seen on standard brain mri. Very unlikely that you have als, but if you need more information, a facial nerve EMG might be of some value. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is getting sharp pains on the right side of my head over getting mad n my jaw getting stuck a sign of facial paralysis or stroke? Also my eye twitches
Muscle tension: You are more likely clenching your teeth tightly and and causing the symptoms you describe. If these do not resolve fairly quickly or you develop weakness prompt physician evaluation is necessary. ...Read more
If a person had a stroke on the left side of the brain, does that usually mean he/she can no longer speak?
Not necessarily: While it is true that the left side of the brain usually houses are "speech centers", not everyone with a stroke on the left side will lose their speech. It really depends on the size of the stroke and the location of the damage. There are strokes that will affect speech production but preserve speech comprehension and others which will do the opposite. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My mum has a major stroke shutting down her left side of the brain and advanced lung cancer suppressing her upper airway. What treatment can be given?
The brain: Issue may be a strok, but a metastasis from the lung cancer would be a high alternative on my list to eliminate: the treatment is dramatically different. Palliative radiotherapy can be attempted to clear symptoms in as few as 5 treatments. She needs an mr to discern met from stroke. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My father just had a stroke which affected the left side of his brain. How could that have affected him?
What can I do if my father just had a stroke which affected the left side of his brain, what can I expect?
My husband suffered from brain stroke in pons area one and a half year back..He is recovering but is unable to walk as his left side is still weak.
What is the possibility of death when you have brain damage to the left side of your brain after a hemorrhage stroke?
Relative term: it depends on location and size and many many other factors. ...Read more
Friend had left brain stroke.clot size 7mm. opened the skull and released the pressure. respond when cal. right side not working. give suggestion?
Duration of Stroke: It seems to be a very small stroke, but there can be temporary swelling of brain, of which you say the pressure was released. Usually it takes about 6-12 month to regain, function, after which the problem is more or less permanent. Stroke rehab does wonderful and almost miraculous results. I strongly emphasize stroke rehab. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Cirohsis, bilirubin 4.2, heart EF 20-25%, brain stroke , left side weak, BP is very low, stable with saline sol.pulse fluctuating.pl advice?
Severe illness: This is multiorgan failure, and the outlook is not great, but the only way to assess this is to be the doctor in charge of managing the patient. In addition to determining the therapy there should be discussions on end of life decision making. Hope this was helpful. ...Read more
89 yr old in hospital on aspirin clopidogrel and
warfarin for stroke and heart attack
has had another stroke and blockage seen on Brain scan and swelling left side of brain how come while on so many thinners is it possible?
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