My father had a blood clot in his lung and suffered a ministroke last week. They have released him ... the CTscan for the blood clot...(So am I, but that s not what my question was about..) They told us ...
. Ct brain showed fluid a base of brain. Bp treated I ve labetalol. Steroids stopped( ? Cause of psychosis). Became more lethargic, eyes closed. MRI showed vasculitis with multiple ministrokes at front ...
a numbness, but I always had feeling during and after. Would that possibly have been a ministroke? I had a heart attack in 1997 which left minimal damage and a heart stress test last Sept 2011, showing all ...
I was told that I experienced symptoms of mini-strokes. Yet, other doctors didn t see it as that. Though all my tests, (CTscan, MRI, Carotid ultrasound) were normal. CBC was normal though Vitamin D ...
I have been having the symptoms of silent migraine although they never last more than 1 hour. A friend has mentioned TIA, which I have now researched. The symptoms all match, including the length of time they last. I have however, had an Mri 3...
I had a medium stroke in late October. Why do they want a CTscan now?
Thanks for query.
Its to know whether it was due to hemorrhagic or ischemic infarct and to know the site...or is there any intracranial space occupying lesion
CTscanshowed small focus basal ganglia calcification right. Is this significant with left sided head to toe aches and stiffness?
This may be due to some previous inflammation/infection of the area,which causes these symptoms to you.You should consult some neurologist,as you may need some drugs like Eptoin etc. and/or Pacitane,Syndopa. for relief of your symptoms.
Is it ok to use a marijuana vaporizer before a CTscan?
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Using marijuana vaporizer before a CTscan does not cause any contraindication technically.
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