Stroke

Stroke: sudden onset of neuro deficits (unilateral weakness, facial droop, slurred speech), can be ischemic (thombosis/focal, emboli/multifocal, hypotension/diffuse) or hemorrhagic (subarach, intracerebral)


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  • Stroke
  • sudden onset of neuro deficits (unilateral weakness, facial droop, slurred speech), can be ischemic (thombosis/focal, emboli/multifocal, hypotension/diffuse) or hemorrhagic (subarach, intracerebral)
  • sudden onset of neuro deficits (unilateral weakness, facial droop, slurred speech)
  • neuro deficits
  • CT: hemorrhage shows bleeding (subarach, intracerebral), ischemic will be focal (thrombosis), multi-focal (embolism), diffuse (hypotension)
  • ischemic or hemorrhagic
  • tx depends on type