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What should i do if a 87 years old women get a stroke ?

My Grandmother had a stroke 7 days ago and my family refused medical interventin because of the severity and also her being 87 yrs old I just want to know is she suffering and if so for how long??
Asked On : Fri, 24 Jun 2011
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Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist 's  Response
hi amanda,
welcome to health care magic, you should elaborate details of investigation like reports of CT /MRI etc. explaining the affected area of brain,her medical history ,her present state etc.the outcome of stroke depends on many factors.
you should take medical help.consult a neurologist.
Answered: Fri, 24 Jun 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Chirag Soni's  Response
Welcome to HCM.

Due to her age and if there is no any active illness than you can manage at your home under physicians guidance..take care about her diet(by ryles tube feeding),care for bed sores,care after passing of urine and stool,simple physiotherapy,.

we can not judge the suffering period without any reports..
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