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Undiagnosed (stroke)

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  • Posted By: shannonsolomons
  • April 7, 2011
  • 00:05 PM

on 01.07.2010 i went to the doctor for an kidney infection. after two days i was still not feeling well or eating and was admitted to hospital. a day later , after anti-boitics i was released with medication. three days later i was much worse and re-admitted to hospital. my symptons were numbness in my hands, feet and face, drooling, a screwed face, a nervous twitching, insomnia, weight loss (abt 15kgs in a week), back and joint pains / muscle sparms. after blood test, MRI, x rays, and lots of other test, doctors have advised converntion disorder which basically means its all mental. as MRI was done a month after this happening, it came bacl cleared in the last 8 months i had to learn how to walk, bath and eat by myself. my husband and daughter did most things for me. but alfter all these months i'm still not sure what happen to me.
i need help - was it a stroke or not? and how do i prove it was.

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