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Want to take opinion on my brother s neurologic condition.

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Dr. Sudhir Kumar


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Posted on Wed, 19 Dec 2018 in Brain and Spine
Question: Want to take opinion on my brother's neurologic condition. He had a stroke in August 2018, was hospitalized and discharged in stable condition. On Hypertension meds and Neuro meds. Currently, has left arm numbness and face not 100% normal, some tingling in left leg also, speech is better. Doctor said it will take months to recover completely.
Answered by Dr. Sudhir Kumar 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Improvement after stroke does take a few months

Detailed Answer:

Thank you for posting your query.

I am Dr Sudhir Kumar, Neurologist, and would try my best to help you.

I have noted the clinical and CT scan details. The treatment seems to be on correct lines. Improvement after stroke occurs slowly and it may take 6 months. Continue the current line of management.

I sincerely hope my reply has helped you.

I would be pleased to answer, if you have any follow up queries or if you require any further information.
Best wishes,     
Dr Sudhir Kumar MD (Internal Medicine), DM (Neurology) XXXXXXX Consultant Neurologist
Apollo Hospitals, XXXXXXX
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