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Posted by: Judy | 2013/01/17

blackouts, loss of eye sight, speach

52 years old, female, chronic headaches, experienced sudden blackouts with loss of speach and eye sight. It''s starts with a dizzy spell and left side neck, shoulder tightens. No pre warning signs before the sudden onset of these symtoms. Doctor perscribed various meds, not helping. Go for a regular med checkup yearly. Please help!

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Judy

You will have to consult a neurologist for an EEG, CT scan of your brain, as well as an ultrasound of the carotic arteries in your neck. I am concerned that you are suffering from mini-strokes or that you have underlying epilepsy. The neurologist will investigate all avenues.

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