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What tests for stroke can we do at home before we call for help?

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Dr. Cynthia Thaik
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: 5 signs

1 sudden numbness or weakness face, arm, legs.
2. Sudden confusion, trouble speaking, or understanding 3. Sudden trouble seeing, blurred or double vision 4. Sudden trouble walking, dizziness, or loss of balance 5. Sudden severe headache for no obvious reason.

In brief: 5 signs

1 sudden numbness or weakness face, arm, legs.
2. Sudden confusion, trouble speaking, or understanding 3. Sudden trouble seeing, blurred or double vision 4. Sudden trouble walking, dizziness, or loss of balance 5. Sudden severe headache for no obvious reason.
Dr. Cynthia Thaik
Dr. Cynthia Thaik
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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology
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In brief: Home

Testing for stoke: head ache, weakness or numbness on one side, slurred speech can be reversed with urgent intervention.
..Do not waste precious time at home...Go to the er.

In brief: Home

Testing for stoke: head ache, weakness or numbness on one side, slurred speech can be reversed with urgent intervention.
..Do not waste precious time at home...Go to the er.
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
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