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Are strokes more common in patients with cancer?
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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Cancer stroke
There is higher risk for stroke in cancer pt due to relative hypercouglable state of cancer. Depending on chemo agent they can increase risk for strokes.
Don't get caught too much on this. Talk to doctors and oncologists about your particular cancer and treatments.

In brief: Cancer stroke
There is higher risk for stroke in cancer pt due to relative hypercouglable state of cancer. Depending on chemo agent they can increase risk for strokes.
Don't get caught too much on this. Talk to doctors and oncologists about your particular cancer and treatments.
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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Dr. Ed Kaplan
Some of the newer biologic treatments may pose an increased risk too.
Dr. Ali Seifi
Critical Care
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Stroke
Yes. Cancer cause more clots in body and then cause more stroke.

In brief: Stroke
Yes. Cancer cause more clots in body and then cause more stroke.
Dr. Ali Seifi
Dr. Ali Seifi
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