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Who is at risk for stroke?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Lots of people

Diabetics, anyone with cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure not controlled , high cholesterol especially with known plaques, those with a strong family history, atrial fibrillation, mechanical valves and more.

In brief: Lots of people

Diabetics, anyone with cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure not controlled , high cholesterol especially with known plaques, those with a strong family history, atrial fibrillation, mechanical valves and more.
Dr. Marsha Davis
Dr. Marsha Davis
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Dr. Edward Smith
Neurology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Everybody

If you have a brain, you are at risk.
The risk of course varies immensely according to many variables, including age, race, gender, blood pressure, blood sugar, cholesterol, drugs, heart disease, smoking, etc. No one is immune from having a stroke.

In brief: Everybody

If you have a brain, you are at risk.
The risk of course varies immensely according to many variables, including age, race, gender, blood pressure, blood sugar, cholesterol, drugs, heart disease, smoking, etc. No one is immune from having a stroke.
Dr. Edward Smith
Dr. Edward Smith
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