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Dr. Frank, Board Certified Physician
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Experience:  Board certified general Adult Neurologist, with experience in experimental neuroimaging and neurodiagnostics.
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With left side stroke what brace need to ake this an walk

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with left side stroke what brace need to ake this an walk and stand
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. Frank replied 1 year ago.

Hello. What type of stroke? Hemmorhagic? Lacunar? Embolic? Thrombotic? Where is the weakness, face, arm , leg? you need a walker for starters, and physical therapy. You may need a AFO (ankle foot orthotic) if you have lower extremity distal weakness. Get back to me with more information and I will try to give you a better answer. Dr Frank