Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
160 Doctors are Online

Time period to recover from stroke - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Stroke
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2009
Answered : 675 Questions
Doctor :   hi
User :   hello?
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   my uncle had a stroke and i want to know how long it takes for them to realize what is giong on
Doctor :   to recover isit
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide your Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight
User :   he has all motor skills, he is just basically out of it, it happened yesterday he is 37
Doctor :   until the CT scan is done and clinically he is examined
Doctor :   the exact of damage cannot be assessed with history alone
User :   they have done all of that i am just wondering if he will ever be "normal"
Doctor :   is he conscious?
Doctor :   cant say how much he recover
Doctor :   or what residual damage would remain
Doctor :   too early to say
User :   talking just doesnt make sense
Doctor :   within 24 hours one cannot decide the course
User :   is this normal?
Doctor :   any neurological case
Doctor :   in neurological case, to assess the patient he needs to be clinically assessed
Doctor :   could u type in the CT scan report
Doctor :   how old is ur uncle
User :   37
Doctor :   does he have high blood pressure or diabetes
User :   no
Doctor :   or Health purposes please provide your Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight
User :   how long do most patients remain disoriented
Doctor :   each patient is unique
Doctor :   there is no clear cut time frame for them to regain consiciousness
Doctor :   it depends on the extent of damage or bleed
Doctor :   depending on the sevity
Doctor :   severity
Doctor :   it depends

Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor