Category Archives: Brain Stroke

Brain Stroke is Treatable: A Guide To Treatment & Recovery

A brain stroke, also known as a cerebrovascular accident, occurs when there is a disruption in the blood flow to the brain. The condition can be life-threatening and can cause a range of physical and cognitive impairments. However, it is important to note that brain stroke is treatable, and with prompt medical attention, patients can

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Guidelines for Thrombolytic Therapy for Acute Stroke

Blood clots most often cause heart attacks and strokes. Deep vein thrombosis, or DVT, is when a blood clot in your leg breaks loose and travels to your lungs, resulting in a pulmonary embolism. Thrombolysis aims to break up blood clots with drugs or a minimally invasive technique. Penn Medicine specialists thoroughly examine the origin

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