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Stroke Treatment Directory

A stroke is a serious condition that needs immediate treatment. The stroke type and location will determine which treatments are used. After an imaging test diagnoses the stroke type, treatments may include clot busting drugs or other treatments. After the stroke has been managed in the hospital, many stroke patients require further treatment. Lifestyle changes, drug treatment, rehab, and more are possibilities. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how a stroke is treated, what treatments are available, and much more.

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WebMD asked stroke rehab experts to describe the types of exercises that are used to help stroke survivors regain the use of their affected arm.

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