After a few weeks, I was diagnosed as having a seizure disorder caused by scar tissue from the stroke, thus the symptoms were like the stroke
given that thesame area of the brain
was involved. Anti-seizure medication stopped the symptoms cold (first Depakote which I didn't tolrate and now Neurontin which is great). After the seizure disorder was diagnosed, my neuroligist (who was not the same one I saw with the stroke) started to run and re-run tests (Arteriogram, TEE, echo, etc.