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How is a silent stroke diagnosed?

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Dr. H Robert Silverstein
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: CT, PET scan or MRI

A silent stroke means there is no physical sign of a stroke, but 1 of these scans showed a particular type of abnormality.

In brief: CT, PET scan or MRI

A silent stroke means there is no physical sign of a stroke, but 1 of these scans showed a particular type of abnormality.
Dr. H Robert Silverstein
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Dr. Grant Linnell
Radiology
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In brief: Silent stroke

Brain damage from strokes that go undiagnosed when they occur are often seen on cat scan or mri.

In brief: Silent stroke

Brain damage from strokes that go undiagnosed when they occur are often seen on cat scan or mri.
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