Premier Health providers answer frequently asked questions about stroke.

Do the signs and symptoms of stroke differ depending on a patient’s age?

The fastest-growing group of stroke patients is those under age 45. They often present with symptoms very similar to those that an older adult may experience.

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Source: Bryan Ludwig, MD, Clinical Neuroscience Institute; John Terry, MD, Clinical Neuroscience Institute; Elizabeth Marriott, MD, Clinical Neuroscience Institute

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