Stroke secondary to atrial fibrillation

Alternative names
Stroke secondary to cardiogenic embolism

This type of stroke is a loss of brain function caused by Blood clots that develop in the heart and travel to the brain.

see Stroke secondary to cardiogenic embolism.

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Last revised: December 8, 2012
by Brenda A. Kuper, M.D.

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