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An ischemic stroke happens when a blood
vessel (artery) supplying blood to an area of the brain becomes blocked by a
blood clot. About 80 out of 100 strokes are ischemic strokes.
hemorrhagic stroke happens when an artery in the brain leaks or bursts
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerRichard D. Zorowitz, MD - Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Current as ofMarch 20, 2017
Current as of:
March 20, 2017
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Richard D. Zorowitz, MD - Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
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