One of the most common disabilities resulting from stroke is paralysis or the inability of muscles or group muscles to move which is mainly occurs due to a decrease or blockage in the brain’s blood supply. It generally affects one side of the brain. Strokes are more common in older adults but can occur at any age. Understanding the factors such as smoking, high BP, history of TIAs, diabetes, high blood cholesterol, obesity, carotid or another artery disease that increase your risk of a stroke and recognizing the symptoms early may help you prevent a stroke.
TYPES OF STROKE PARALYSIS
- Transient ischemic attack: This stroke happens when there is a temporary stoppage of blood flow to the brain.
- Ischemic stroke: This stroke happens when a blood clot prevents blood flow to the brain.
- Hemorrhagic stroke: This stroke happens when a blood vessel ruptures inside the brain.
SYMPTOMS OF STROKE PARALYSIS
It is important to pay attention to the following symptoms when they occur with you or with someone else.
- Severe headache.
- Loss of vision.
- Memory loss.
- Loss of balance or coordination.
- Speech trouble.
- Loss of consciousness.
- Weakness in body parts (arm, leg, or side of the face)
DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT OF STROKE PARALYSIS
Every stroke is different, every stroke paralysis recovery will be different too and will differ from person to person. Getting an early diagnosis and treatment will improve your chances of faster recovery. With proper stroke therapy, some patients may see improvements within 6 months, while others will take longer. It is very important to remain focused and carry out the recommended mental and physical exercise for stroke patients with paralysis.
The neurologist will be able to suggest the best treatment for stroke paralysis after carefully analyzing your medical history. With the best course of action, your stroke paralysis treatment will be completely customized to ensure quick recovery from stroke after-effects.
Dr. Rohit Gupta, the best Stroke Specialist in Faridabad will curate a systematic plan that will help in improving blood flow and work towards strengthening the muscles of a specific body part. He will diagnose your condition and suggest the right path towards quick and long-lasting recovery from stroke paralysis.