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WHAT ARE THE CHANCES OF ABILITY TO SWALLOW RETURNING AFTER A…

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WHAT ARE THE CHANCES OF ABILITY TO SWALLOW RETURNING AFTER A STROKE?

Doctor's Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?

Yes, my sister went to the hospital and Dr. has not given odds of swallowing returning.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

She is a diabetic.

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Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 11 months ago
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Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 11 months ago

The returning of the swallowing would be dependent on the lesion size of the brain. If the lesion is small, chance of it returning back is significant. You may write down the MRI findings, which can help ascertain the prognosis.

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