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My wife suffered a stroke in 2014, she has dysgusia from it,

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My wife suffered a...

My wife suffered a stroke in 2014, she has dysgusia from it, is there anyone she can see for this at mayo?

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

Yes, she is on plavics

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

Her stroke was caused by a hole in her heart, the doctors say this is a rare condition and most doctors she has seen said they never heard of this

Doctor's Assistant: Do you know if your family has a history of heart disease? In general, how would you describe your health lately?

She generally has fair health, she has a lot of other issues, she didn't know about the heart condition, she does have an aortia aneurysm

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Doctor: DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician replied 10 months ago
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Doctor: DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician replied 10 months ago

I believe this is often permanent after s stroke if this is the effect, what did her neurologist tell her?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
she did not know of anything to help this condition
Customer reply replied 10 months ago
i will have to do this at a different time-thanks
would there be someone we could come and see or do is this something that can't be fixed?
Doctor: DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician replied 10 months ago

I did not suggest a phone call.

This is not the mayo clinic. I thought you need help finding a practitioner?

If you would like to continue, please answer my question above.

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