A sudden loss of neurological function secondary to hemorrhage or ischemia in the brain parenchyma due to a vascular event. [ NCIT:C3390 ]

Synonyms: CVA (cerebral vascular accident) Stroke, Cerebral STROKE SYNDROME undetermined stroke Apoplexy SYNDROME, STROKE Strokes CVA (Cerebrovascular Accident) Cerebrovascular Accidents, Acute Cerebrovascular Stroke Cerebrovascular Apoplexy Stroke, Cerebrovascular Brain Vascular Accident CEREBROVASCULAR ACCIDENT, (CVA) Cerebrovascular Apoplexya Acute Stroke Acute Cerebrovascular Accident Strokes, Cerebral cerebrovascular accident CVA CVA, CEREBROVASCULAR ACCIDENT cerebral infarction Strokes, Cerebrovascular Cerebrovascular Accidents Stroke/CVA - undefined Cerebral Stroke CVAs (Cerebrovascular Accident) Vascular Accident, Brain Cerebrovascular Accident, Acute Stroke and cerebrovascular accident unspecified Stroke NOS syndrome, stroke CVA - Cerebrovascular accident unspecified Stroke, Acute CVA - Cerebrovascular accident cerebrovascular accident, (CVA) Cerebrovascular Accident Vascular Accidents, Brain Cerebral Strokes ischemic stroke Strokes, Acute Brain Vascular Accidents Cerebrovascular Strokes CVA, cerebrovascular accident Apoplexy, Cerebrovascular Stroke NOS (disorder) Acute Strokes Cerebrovascular accident (disorder) stroke disorder stroke syndrome Stroke and cerebrovascular accident unspecified (disorder) stroke Acute Cerebrovascular Accidents Cerebrovascular accident (disorder) [Ambiguous]

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Term information

database cross reference
  • OMIM:601367 (MONDO:superClassOf)
  • SNOMEDCT:230690007
  • ICD10:I64
  • NIFSTD:birnlex_12783 (EFO:0000712)
  • MONDO:0005098
  • MESH:D020521 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • NCIt:C3390
  • SNOMEDCT:422504002
  • MedDRA:10042244
  • SCTID:230690007 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • MeSH:D020521
  • HP:0001297
  • NCIT:C3390 (MONDO:equivalentTo)

Stroke includes two main types, hemorrhagic and ischemic. Both types of stroke can cause acute seizures at the time of the acute event, as well as epilepsy as a long-term complication. In the elderly, cerebrovascular disease and stroke are the most common cause of acute seizures and epilepsy.





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