Stroke is a nervous system symptom characterized by a sudden diminution or loss of consciousness, sensation, and voluntary motion caused by rupture or obstruction (as by a clot) of a blood vessel of the brain. [ url:http://www2.merriam-webster.com/cgi-bin/mwmednlm?book=Medical&va=stroke ]

Synonyms:

cerebrovascular accident

brain attack

apoplexy

cerebral accident

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  • SYMP:0000734

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