I have recently been diagnosed with a 80% blockage of the left vertrebral artery.. I am a 71 year old female, with no other signs of blockage and in good health. My doctors tell me there is nothing I can do except take my plavix, keep my blood pressure low. My symptons were bruits for days and weeks at a time....they have subsided since taking plavix. Is there any other treatment.
I also had an attack of trimingel neurology a year before this. I was literally struck down with the attack. I had never had any problems before this. Are these connected. The attack was on my right side of my face and head.
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