Cerebral embolism

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What is cerebral embolism?

A cerebral embolism refers to a blood clot or other foreign material that has formed in another part of the circulatory system and then traveled through blood vessels until reaching an area that it cannot pass through. When the embolism becomes lodged in a vessel, it usually leads to an infarction.

Common symptoms reported by people with cerebral embolism

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with cerebral embolism

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Compare treatments taken by people with cerebral embolism

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Who has cerebral embolism on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 0
40s 0
50s 2
60s 0
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 1
Female 1

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 0
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from cerebral embolism patients who have completed their condition history
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