Chronic pain common after strokes caused by clots

by admin on April 5, 2013

By Andrew M. Seaman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – One in 10 people who have a stroke caused by a clot blocking blood to the brain go on to develop chronic pain, according to a new study. Researchers found that just over 10 percent of about 16,000 study participants developed chronic pain after their strokes, and that was also linked to a greater risk of physical and mental decline. While pain has …

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