Hemorrhagic stroke, left side: effects

Hemorrhagic stroke, the doctors called a complication of atherosclerosis of cerebral vessels, characterized by the violation of the integrity of one of stenotic vessels and subsequent bleeding in the brain.

Every second patient who suffered a hemorrhagic stroke and time is not taken to the doctor, dies. 80% of survivors become disabled. A stroke of the left hemisphere were detected more frequently (about 60% of patients).

Symptoms of stroke the left half of the brain

Symptoms that the brain hemorrhage occurred on the left side, the doctors believe:

  • speech disorders, communication with incomprehensible sounds or gestures;
  • dysfunction of the muscles of the right side of the body, sagging, it is possible to complete paralysis;
  • violation of the articulation;
  • loss of visual function on the right side;
  • distraction;
  • defects of color perception;
  • loss of spatial orientation (the man does not correlate the body with surrounding objects into them, can’t determine by eye the approximate distance to neighbouring houses or cars);
  • wanton aggression, sudden depression;
  • complete or partial loss of memory;
  • hearing loss on the right.

Important! If the time to recognize every type of stroke and to deliver the patient to the hospital, you can save him from the inevitable consequences described below, and even from death! If you notice any one or more symptoms of a brain hemorrhage immediately lay the person and call an ambulance, in any case, do not hesitate.

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The consequences of left-sided hemorrhagic stroke

After the treatment therapy the majority of patients faced with such unpleasant consequences, such as:

  • The loss of the skill of linguistic communication (full or partial), the inability to control the pronunciation of words, confusion of names and concepts.
  • Full or partial immobilization of the patient, which the aid of loved ones is essential.
  • The inability to do simple daily manipulation: combing hair, washing, tying shoelaces on shoes.
  • The patient may start to confuse the letters in the words, replacing them with others, both during conversation and in writing.
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  • Inadequate response to the events surrounding the failure to answer basic questions and requests of loved ones.
  • There comes the impossibility of correlation of their own actions with the reactions of others, the inability to anticipate and change on their own.
  • Problem with writing and reading (patients forget what the letter looks like and how to hold a pencil in hand).
  • Disability. Some part of patients with mild complications are able to find a new job that does not require a strong mental stress.
  • Isolation, abandonment, estrangement. A person becomes similar with classic autism.
  • Problems with scaling of objects in space (the inability to visually assess the size, dimensions, distance, approximate speed).
  • Disability due to the loss of legal capacity.
  • The loss of control over limbs, loss of their «feelings».
  • The patient in their own actions begins to be guided by instinct and intuition.
  • Passiveness, reluctance to recover and live a full life, complete loss of interests and Hobbies. People prefer to sit and do nothing.
  • Slow all the actions (speech, gestures).
  • Attention! Patients, stroke of any portion of the brain, it is strictly forbidden to drive a car and engage in activities that imply responsibility for someone else’s life (kindergarten teacher, crane operator, trainer).

    How to recover after a stroke?

    The survivors of left-sided stroke, doctors recommend the following scheme of rehabilitation:

  • The first time shown to bed. Lie take turns on each side.
  • The affected limb should be regularly developed and massage. Gymnastics should meet at least 6 times a day at equal intervals of time. In this case the main thing – perseverance, success will not be forthcoming. Simultaneously with gymnastic exercises the patient needs to train and easy to do breathing «exercises».
  • After the doctor’s permission to teach the patient to sit up in bed independently. You can use the heavy chair as a prop, metal handrails, windowsill, heavy bedside table.
  • Now, when the patient without any problems sits, teach him to stand up. Take your time: sometimes it takes months or even years. The main thing – faith in yourself!
  • In addition to restoration of motor function, the patient needs to train and speech, and memory.
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