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Stroke is a medical condition in which the blood supply to a part of the brain is interrupted, resulting in a lack of oxygen and nutrients to the affected area. This can cause brain cells to die, leading to a range of symptoms, including paralysis, speech and language problems, memory loss, and difficulty with coordination and balance. Stroke is a medical emergency and requires immediate medical attention. Treatment for stroke may include medications, lifestyle changes, physical therapy, and surgery.
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