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Treatment of PFO

What is the preferred optimal treatment for a 65 year old recovered stroke patient (only mild aphasia) diagnosed with Patent formanen ovale? Is it the use of the closure device or medication with blood thinners?
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searched the web " 65 years old with a PFO "  and found this article... both are options.

- http://www.docstoc.com/docs/1522179/PFO-and-Stroke-Review -
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Thanks for the reference.
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