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How long do average stroke victims live

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What causes lacunar stroke?

pounds within a month. How can I prevent another stroke from happening? I have lupus as well. What ... will not become a stroke victim. Is there any help for me?I'm pretty active. Is surgery usually done for a small ...
 

What is the expected lifespan after a stroke?

My husband is 65 years old . 6 years ago he had a stroke . He is right side affected. He walks with a cane. His right are is still not of much use. How long in general is his lifespan? He has diabetes ...
 

Suggest treatment for Afib and heart stroke

beats per minute and he is not being given fluids and he cannot take his Plavix . How long should I ...
 

How long would a person survive after brain stroke ?

a source of statistics on how long a person ususally lives in ths condition....sorted by age? It sounds harsh but we're trying to get some idea of how long a haul we are in for....can we continue this care ...
 

Can hematoma cause stroke like symptoms?

Is it possible for a hematoma to create stroke like symptoms and if so how long before the symptoms disappear? ...
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How to avoid a stroke?

My mother and I live in Turkey. She had a stroke yesterday and I called the emergency took her to a private hospital and is in ICU. She is 77 year young white female. Has high blood pressure and Diabetes ...
 

What is stroke volume?

increased your level fitness? 4.What is Cardiac Ountput and how is it measured? 5.What is Stroke volume? 6.How does cardiac output and stroke volume change when doing exercise and why? ...
 

What is the treatment for heat stroke?

fan. How long does sunstroke normally last as i m still feeling unwell today. ...I think I suffered with heat stroke last night. Extremely quickened pulse, nauseaus, and nearly ...
 

Suggest remedy for brain stroke

in her brain. Just after the stroke her speech was slightly slurred but now its ok. Pls let me know how .... Recently her blood sugar levels shot up and she suffered a mild stroke resulting in her left leg becoming ...
 

Had a stroke, high cholesterol, had rehab treatment, on aspirin, walks daily. Chances of stroke?

of having another stroke and how long am i expected to live ...hi,i m 48 year old male,that recently had a stroke on left side,i have since been released from ...
 

how long an people live without fluids after a stroke?

ow long an people live without fluids after a stroke? ...
 

How long some one live after a stroke at the age of 40 ?

How long do post stroke males over 40 live. ...
 

Stroke, right side brain haemmorhage. How long will the pain take to subside?

brain bleeding im 48 and my rh side was perilized and now for ive been getting stronger how longe will my pains hurt and I work on my body will I not live long I can drive and walk I just feel my brain my ...
 

How long will it take to recover from a stroke?

how long does it take to recover from a stroke? i had sever stroke i and still not able to walk or use my left arm ...
 

Periodic bleeds in urine despite taking plavix for stroke. What is the expected duration of bleeds?

I am a stroke victim; brain stem with little after effects; date 8/13 and have been on plavix since ... and should I stop the plavix again and for how long. I am age 79 and in excellent health; 6 2 , 209 lbs. ...
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How long does atrial fibrilation need to last to be at risk of stroke?
Hi, the Atrial fibrillation should last more than forty eight hours, to increase the risk of stroke.
 
My mother is a post-stroke patient on a vegetative condition. She has been wearing tracheotomy since. How long 1set of tracheotomy can be used? Thanks.
Hello Thanks for the query I am sorry to hear about your mother. Tracheostomy is a good option to protect the airways especially if the patient is not conscious and responsive The first plastic tube depending on the secretions is changed 3-7 days. Regards
 
How serious is a (TIA)?
TIA (transient ischemic attack) could be mild, moderate or severe. Mild and moderate may not present with serious symptoms of stroke but severe could be a stroke. So the severity of the TIA will boil down to giving a stroke. The condition on its own usually have symptoms that disappear after a short while. It is a risk factor of stroke.
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