Stroke Signs and Symptoms

The signs and symptoms of a stroke can vary greatly depending on the type of stroke that has occurred. An embolic clot is a type of Ischemic stroke. The symptoms of a stroke caused by an embolic clot can be severe and are sudden in onset.
The symptoms related to this type of stroke may include the following:

  • Numbness or weakness that occurs on one side of the body
  • Comprehension difficulty or trouble with speaking
  • Dizziness or lack of coordination
  • Blindness or hearing loss, occurring on one side of the body
  • Confusion
  • Nausea and/or vomiting
  • Seizure
  • Severe migraine-like headache.

The symptoms related to an intracranial hemorrhagic stroke appear suddenly and become worse as time passes.

  • Confusion
  • Nausea and/or vomiting
  •  Severe headache

Types of Strokes
Treatment – Stroke Intervention