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Stroke

Alternate Names : Cerebrovascular disease, CVA, Cerebral infarction, Cerebral hemorrhage, Ischemic stroke, Stroke - ischemic, Cerebrovascular accident

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Right cerebral hemisphere - function

Right cerebral hemisphere - function

The right cerebral hemisphere controls movement of the left side of the body. Depending on the severity, a stroke affecting the right cerebral hemisphere may result in functional loss or motor skill impairment of the left side of the body. In addition, there may be impairment of the normal attention to the left side of the body and its surroundings.





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Stroke

Brainstem function
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Cerebellum - function
Cerebellum - function

Circle of Willis
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Left cerebral hemisphere - function
Left cerebral hemisphere - function

Right cerebral hemisphere - function
Right cerebral hemisphere - function

Endarterectomy
Endarterectomy

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Plaque buildup in arteries

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Stroke - series

     

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Review Date : 7/29/2009
Reviewed By : Reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc., and David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Previously reviewed by Daniel B. Hoch, PhD, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital.



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