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new dx complex migraine s/p CVA

by Pam
(KY)

i am two years s/p lt occipital lobe CVA. I regained 99% function and now back to work as an ICU RN. I have a hx of 2 weeks headache with lt sided heaviness, feeling like I am walking in another atmosphere and lt side " giving out' I went to my GP who admitted me for tests and got this dx with a very rough nite last nite.

With my hx + the following: Plummers disease with ablation on synthroid, IST, TAH, with lab results that very- 1 + ANA then - ANA, high anticardiolypin ab then neg and eleavated sed rates again high then down- what should I be looking at/for? We all are very confused, even my docs says I am a puzzle.

Pam

Answer:

Hi Pam,

Yes you sound like complex or complicated migraine. But more information is needed..how old are you? Any history of smoking? Any visual symptoms before/during/after a migraine?

Antiphospholipid antibody syndrome comes to mind, but without more information, it could be something different. If you could reply with a little more info, maybe I could answer.

Thanks
Mary Kay Betz MS RPA-C

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by: Pam

I am 37, smoker, did I mention they found a new spot on CT. Going for MRI Sunday. Itn feels like I am looking through a glass coke bottle when it happens. I also have been falling and can't walk a sraight line

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