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Carotid Artery Dissection

Hello everyone
I had a number of mini strokes some seven weeks ago resulting from a tear in my right carotid artery. It is healing well and I am on a 10mg dose of Warfarin daily.
I am having a number of unusual side effects which are not understood by the medical fraternity and was hoping someone may be able to comment. Sporadically my legs become heavy and my right leg becomes numb (unusual in itself as tear is on right side). On a daily basis a wave a heaviness encapsulates by body and I feel weak, vague and slow to react. Has anyone experienced any of these symptoms?

Many thanks
Bronwen
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