Web Results

www.neuroskills.com/brain-injury/stroke/what-is-stroke

Examples of stroke symptoms include sudden weakness; paralysis or numbness of the face, arms, or legs (paralysis is an inability to move); trouble speaking or ...

med.uth.edu/neurology/specialty-programs/ut-stroke/stroke-symptoms-prevention-and-background

A stroke or a brain attack occurs when a blood clot blocks a blood vessel or when a blood vessel bursts, interrupting blood flow to an area of the brain. An ischemic  ...

www.merckmanuals.com/home/brain,-spinal-cord,-and-nerve-disorders/stroke-cva/ischemic-stroke

An ischemic stroke is death of an area of brain tissue (cerebral infarction) resulting from an inadequate supply of blood and oxygen to the brain due to blockage of ...

www.morristownhamblen.com/stroke

When brain cells die, brain function is lost. You may not be able to do things that are controlled by that part of the brain. For example, a stroke may affect your ability ....

www.winchesterhospital.org/health-library/article?id=645168

Symptoms · Muscle weakness on the left side of the body · Vision problems, including problems seeing from the left side of each eye · Hearing problems ·...

www.upstate.edu/stroke/about_stroke/types-of-stroke/rightside-stroke.php

Causes · A clot from another part of the body that breaks off and becomes trapped in a blood vessel supplying the brain · A clot that forms in an artery that suppli...

premierneurologycenter.com/blog/what-is-a-pre-stroke

The reason why a TIA and a stroke have similar symptoms is because they have ... stroke occurs when a blood clot blocks blood supply to a part of the brain.

www.christopherreeve.org/living-with-paralysis/health/causes-of-paralysis/stroke

This stops blood flow to the affected part of the spinal cord or brain leading to stroke. A ischemic stroke from an unknown cause ...

www.ohsu.edu/brain-institute/understanding-stroke

Find the facts you need about stroke, including when to call 911, signs and symptoms, stroke types and risk factors. The OHSU Brain Institute is your resource for ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/what-causes-strokes

And as the brain shifts across the rough base of the skull, more injury occurs to brain cells and to nerves and vessels attached to the brain. Because the skull is a  ...

www.upmc.com/services/rehab/rehab-institute/conditions/stroke/after-stroke

Right Side of the Brain · Left-side weakness · Impulsive behavior · Overconfidence in abilities · Vision problems ...