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My 85 year old Grandma had a massive ischemic stroke due to Afib a month ago. She has full left-side paralysis. after one month, she can ...
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I take care of my Grandmother who is 95 years old. She had her stroke at 93yrs old. After reading your post I can understand your frustra...
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My husband had a "significant" brainstem stroke 3 years ago at age 64. He lost the ability to swallow. It came back after 6 months of i...
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Actually my father also suffering from same problems. His brains left side was blood clotted and right side was paralised. Now he has rec...
I had a TIA 2yrs ago,what are my chances of getting another one in the future?
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Does MRI without contrast pick up an embolus if it has migrated to the liver?? Especially if the liver has fatty deposits without any foc...
Hi, I am 70 years old and had a mild CVA of the thalamus on 6/2/2008. Only symtoms were loss of feeling on left side. All other facult...
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I suffered a mild stroke two weeks ago and have been left with severe central post stroke pain. I was wondering if anyone else has suffer...
Ringing of the ears is constant, but doesn’t bother me if I’m not concentrating on the sound, but it is intense.
I had a very bad episode of headpain, which also affected my cognitive function, since then I can feel something moving in several differ...
my mother suffered from a severe stroke close to 15 years ago. After the stroke she strated to have tingling and burning sensations to h...
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My husband had a cranioplasty in 1972 after a GSW to the R. parietal area. He was informed that it may need to be replaced after 10 years...
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My father is 82 years old. It's been almost a year since his stroke. July 27 will be exactly a year. Lost his speech, use of right arm, h...
Left transverse and sigmoid sinuses are hypoplastic..Is it any future problem
My friend had a stroke and recovered well. 9 months later she had a seizure like episode. The doctor said that it could NOT have been a s...
I had a mild stroke about 4 years ago and since then have had a chronic cough with a lot of mucous, especially after eating. The neurolo...
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I am getting numbness and tingling and pins and needles coming and going often. Don't know what is going on
I had a spinal fusion L4/L5 and now no insurance how much is the injections
My mother is residing in a nursing home in a wheelchair. She has little rehab in there, because she's too tired to keep at it. She does t...
I have this twitching on the back part of my head, right side to be precise and it's bothering me. I also had severe headaches and got us...
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