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Having symptoms of stroke. Taking blood thinners for blood clot in leg. Suggestions?

hi i have been in the hosptai with sings of a mini stroke .lthe stroke did not read on the mri and i have all the sings of having a brain tumor .no one wants to believe me or help me because of the mri not showing the also on blood thinners because i have a blood clot in my left leg.what can you do to help me..
Asked On : Fri, 1 Jun 2012
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Neurologist 's  Response
Nov 2013
Thank you for posting your query.

Both stroke and brain tumour can be diagnosed by MRI scan of the brain and the MRI can not be normal in these two conditions.

So, as of now, there is no need to worry.

You can continue the blood thinners for DVT (blood clot in veins) of the left leg.

Best wishes,
Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM (Neurology)
Senior consultant Neurologist
Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad
Answered: Sun, 21 Oct 2012
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