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stroke can be quite devastating depending on what part of the brain was injured in the stroke.
if part of the midbrain or brain stem was injured, this can affect swallowing reflexes.
she may need aggressive swallow rehabilitation from a swallow therapist.
there are VitaStim electrical stimulation of the neck swallowing muscles which could help her.
the stroke could have injured nerves which is causing the numbness on the left side of the face.
hypersalivation can be from nausea or stroke damage
medications like scopolamine patch and atropine drops in the mouth can help sometimes to decrease excessive saliva production.
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