Asked by: Suad Flosserasked in category: General Last Updated: 18th January, 2020
Which type of stroke is worse?
Also to know is, what are the 3 types of strokes?
The three main types of stroke are:
- Ischemic stroke.
- Hemorrhagic stroke.
- Transient ischemic attack (a warning or “mini-stroke”).
Secondly, what are the four different types of strokes? Learn the various types of stroke.
- Ischemic Stroke (Clots) Occurs when a blood vessel supplying blood to the brain is obstructed.
- Hemorrhagic Stroke (Bleeds) Occurs when a weakened blood vessel ruptures.
- TIA (Transient Ischemic Attack) Called a “mini stroke,” it's caused by a serious temporary clot.
- Cryptogenic Stroke.
Similarly, what is considered a massive stroke?
A massive stroke commonly refers to strokes (any type) that result in death, long-term paralysis, or coma. Hemorrhagic stroke, caused by ruptured blood vessels that cause brain bleeding. Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA), or mini-stroke, caused by a temporary blood clot.
Are there different levels of strokes?
There are three main types of stroke: transient ischemic attack, ischemic stroke, and hemorrhagic stroke. It's estimated that 87 percent of strokes are ischemic.