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Stroke: Causes

Have you every wondered what causes a stroke? Your experience may reflect that it occurs suddenly, without warning. Stroke occurs when blood flow to the brain is disrupted. View the animation and learn how and why strokes occur and more importantly, warning signs that can save a life.

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Online Medical Reviewer: Foster, Sara, RN, MPH
Online Medical Reviewer: Jones, Niya, MD
Last Review Date: 4/30/2012
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