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Have twitching eye. Can it lead to a stroke?

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my mother has had eye twitching for 2 weeks now. Can it lead to a stroke?
Posted Fri, 14 Dec 2012 in Stroke
Answered by Dr. Sudhir 7 minutes later

Thanks for the question.

Eye twitching won't cause stroke.It is due to random stimulation of eyelid muscles and in most cases harmless with no treatment needed.

Hope this answers your question.Please feel free to ask if there are doubts.

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