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The Neurotransmitters: Stroke Mimics and Chameleons

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Originally released: October 17, 2022

Today we talk about a common issue in hospital neurology. Is it a stroke? There are many things that can mimic a stroke, and vice versa. These stroke "chameleons" can be diagnostically challenging, so it's important to remain alert for signs and symptoms that don't fit the script!


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