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75 years old, bypass operation done, went into coma. MRI detected stroke, thrombus in brain. History of diabetes. Prognosis?

Hi, My father in law, had a bypass operation about two weeks ago, three days he was good, and then suddenly he went to a comma. Doctors say from his MRI that he had a stroke and thrombus in his brain. He is in ICU now, he is also a diabetic man. Now he is in comma more than 10 days. Is there any hope to wake up?He is about 75 years old.
Asked On : Thu, 12 Jul 2012
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Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response
Dear friend, feel sorry for the unfortunate event.
but to tell you about outcome I will need to see the scsn / report.
but not waking after 10 days is worrisome.
recovery depends on many factors. can not advise adequately online. but if can give more info, maybe I can advise.
thanks and hope you get back...
Answered: Tue, 17 Jul 2012
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