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Avatar n tn • Sudden numbness or weakness of the face, arm or leg, especially on one side of the body • Sudden confusion, trouble speaking or understanding • Sudden trouble seeing in one or both eyes • Sudden trouble walking, dizziness, loss of balance or coordination • Sudden, severe headache with no known cause” Taken from http://www.americanheart.org/presenter.jhtml?
338734 tn?1377160168 Went to hospital ER due to stroke symptoms. Had CT and MRI as well as bubble echo. Suggestion of shunt. To follow up with TEE.
Avatar n tn Agree to test cholesteral based on history of stroke symptoms
Avatar f tn His speech is slightly slurred, but no other stroke symptoms apply (dizziness, vomitting, blurred vision, etc..)... within the last 48 hours, he has lost the ability to swallow (even water)... many tests have been run and more are scheduled, but not one Doc has given us any ideas or suspicions. Any ideas out there?
Avatar n tn //en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stroke) to help yourself acquaint with it.
667923 tn?1421462724 I have been experiencing intense pain,numbness on the whole left side of body. The weakness has been so bad that I can't even move my left hand or foot.I felt like a 40lb. weight was laying on my hand and foot to keep it from moving. I felt like I was having a stroke and after doing research on it, I did. Maybe it was an Ischemic attack or TIA. I have had 3 or 4 of these attacks and don't want to wind up having a full blown STROKE.
Avatar n tn I am 22 years old and my boyfriend recently discovered a soft spot on the back of my head...so I did some research, and for all of you who are worried here are some facts: A fontanelle (or fontanel) is an anatomical feature on an infant's skull. In cleidocranial dysostosis* the skull fontanelle may be enlarged, and may be slow to close or may never close.
Avatar n tn Stroke symptoms typically develop rapidly (seconds to minutes). Pre-hospital care professionals will typically want to identify stroke risk very rapidly.
Avatar n tn also has pad ,stagering walk,bad confustion has had small stroke about five years ago, he recovered from that. could the confusion be coming from a stroke, you think, any advise will be helpful.
Avatar f tn Thinking I had a stroke or anurysm or something.
Avatar n tn A friend of ours just had a stroke involving the brainstem. We are trying to decipher what our friend's doctor is telling her regarding her husband's current state, prognosis, etc. Can you tell us the functions of the pons, mid-brain and medulla? Which is the area just above the spinal cord? Her husband's stroke injury was just above the c-1 vertibre. He is currently on a respirator and is in a coma.
1474856 tn?1288289049 numbness or weakness in the face, arm, or leg, especially on one side of the body; confusion or difficulty in talking or understanding speech; trouble seeing in one or both eyes; and difficulty with walking, dizziness, or loss of balance and coordination. I have this all the time, but the Dr's just keep saying it is just migraine. I am so worried about feeling like this constantly, but i encountered a problem when i tried to see a new Dr within the Henry Ford health system.
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469720 tn?1388146349 Stroke Risk Factors Some stroke risk factors are hereditary. Others are a function of natural processes. Still others result from a person's lifestyle. You can't change factors related to heredity or natural processes, but those resulting from lifestyle or environment can be modified with the help of a healthcare professional. Fortunately, most risk factors are under our control What risk factors for stroke can't be changed?
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Avatar m tn Myoclonus may develop in response to infection, head or spinal cord injury, stroke, brain tumors, kidney or liver failure, lipid storage disease, chemical or drug poisoning, or other disorders. Benign myoclonic movements are commonly seen during the induction of general anesthesia with intravenous medications such as etomidate and propofol.' You could read more about the condition at the following links - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Myoclonus and www.mayoclinic.
Avatar f tn org/wiki/Stroke. Stroke is a medical emergency and can cause permanent neurological damage, complications and death if not promptly diagnosed and treated. It is the third leading cause of death in the United States. It is the leading cause of adult disability in the United States and Europe. It is the number two cause of death world-wide and may soon become the leading cause of death worldwide.
Avatar f tn Make sure you and everyone that is around your dad know the signs of a stroke because acting quickly when a person has a stroke can save his life! Good luck to you!
Avatar n tn Does remaining in a sitting position in this event delay his return to consciousness, and more importantly - does it put him at risk for a stroke due to the reduced blood flow to the brain during the syncopal event?