Stroke treatment wikipedia

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523728 tn?1264621521 This is directed at the folks who are touting an illegal, unproven cancer "treatment" to those of us for whom standard chemo is not working. Wikipedia says: The American Cancer Society reports that "[t]here is no reliable scientific evidence that ****** therapy is effective in treating cancer, and the principles behind it are not widely accepted by the medical community. It is not approved for use in the United States.
Avatar n tn What happens when your carotid artery is 100% blocked. I did not have a stroke, but I was wondering what would happen if the bypass artery, whatever that is, blocks up also...
Avatar f tn Why were you put on Plavix in the beginning... for heart attack or stroke? Absolutely going off of it can lead to a mini-stroke/TIA, but going odd wont CAUSE one. Unfortunately you have to go off before a biopsy as it makes your blood thinner and there is too much risk of bleeding. Don't worry too much about the TIA, most have no long standing effects unless you have a LOT of them. So you want to go back on the Plavix and DON'T miss any doses! It should work right away.
Avatar m tn We are in the Phoenix, AZ metro area and are looking for a neurologist with experience in the treatment of lingual dystonia. Any recommendation?
755322 tn?1330269114 Has it helped, yes and no. I feel my brain is sharper in that I can concentrate for longer periods of time than before. My over all fatigue is better but not as good as just after the procedure. I have slipped back a bit over the year. Walking is worse. I am not sure clearing internal jugular blockages and blockages in the Azygos vein has much to do with walking performance. It helped in the beginning a bit, but that could have been a placebo effect. My walking has deteriorated pretty badly.
Avatar n tn My dad had a stroke at the end of june 2006. he has gone through treatment and therapy. now he has aphasia. he was at an outpatient facility for awhile but they discharged him? why did they dischrarge him early? are they allowed to do that? they said he wasnt making progress to keep on going. he has medicaid. also they let him go like 5 weeks earlier than what was on the schedule. i would just like to know how to get him more therapy...
Avatar m tn I saw in wikipedia Tramadol that most side effects are caused by the withdrawal process
Avatar n tn i am a 44 year old male who had a stroke then found ischesmic cardiomathy. what treatis avable for this?
Avatar f tn Use the search feature and archives to read about exophoria and treatment (often does not require treatment). Also read the section in wikipedia. Dr. O is on a teaching mission to a foreign country and I don't have time to repeat previous discussions.
786992 tn?1236487680 I do not know anything other than what I read in response to your question; after reading about the drug on 'wikipedia', I want to learn more. There are reports that the drug can 'interrupt heroin addiction instantly, without withdrawal', and 'increase introspection and therefore reduce the denial associated with addiction'.
Avatar m tn If you are 19 yrs of age, you should consultt your health care person wno may suggest proper treatment. Research the word Phimosis, you will find wikipedia website which gives all details.
Avatar n tn I concur with mammo. Your symptoms indicate an irregular cardio system. Don't wait for a stroke or heart attack to happen, get your behind to an ER and get checked out!
Avatar f tn hi, i want to ask you that which of the digoxin or verapamil are better for prophylactic treatment of paroxysmal superaventricular tachycardia for sone one who was treatet with intravenous adenosine?
Avatar m tn My aunt aged 70 is hospitalised due to brain stem stroke and is in ICU. She is yet to regain the consciousness and is still on ventilator. Doctors have stated that there is very little improvement. As of now she lost her limb movements, swallowing capacity and eyelid movements. Though she is chronic diabetic and had bye pass surgery six years back her major organs are functioning normally. It is not clear how long she will be like this. At what point of time recovery process will set in?
745759 tn?1232870315 Today i find out i have had a stroke some time between DEC 8th mri and DEC 30th mri and that kinda scared me and now they say also that an angiogram might be masked for results cause dr put me on the steroids started givimg me blood thinners did a trans echo cardiogram with bubble test
1092670 tn?1257765030 i have the same pains today has i have had the last 17 months pain right side head to toe knee groin froot pain constant left leg and right leg go numb after short walks and sitting to long.
1110049 tn?1409402144 When I had a stroke on 17th June my face dropped on one side. i had a bleed on left side of my brain. My left side is weak and I find talking difficult. I was taken to hospital straight away, and spent nearly two weeks there. That was 8 weeks ago. i have been struggling. My speech hardly improved, and now i have lost my voice, but that may not be due to the stroke. my walking not too bad, but cannot use my left arm and hand.
Avatar f tn 109-19, 2003 Apr) This disease is still very rare and therefore optimum treatment protocol is still being established. Treatments include antinflammatory drugs, (prednisone, methotrexate), and very often full mastectomy is the most successful treatment. Wide excisions are often complicated due to the disease characteristics.
Avatar n tn It is being controlled by atenolol. I am on coumadin. My doctor and cardiologist seem satisfied with this treatment. I have had a bloodclot seizure that resolved without permanent injury. Should I be satisfied? Ablation, etc?
Avatar n tn 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?