How can I tell if a stroke is causing bleeding into the brain?

There is no way to tell the type of stroke until the person gets to an emergency room and undergoes a thorough medical evaluation.

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What neurological problems could I have after a stroke?
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After a stroke you could have any combination of neurologic problems depending on the area of the br...
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What complications may result from a stroke?
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How can a stroke affect my sex life?
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Though there is no medical reason to avoid having sex after a stroke, you may find it difficult to h...
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What muscle or movement control problems are common after a stroke?
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