Your neurologist will perform a physical examination to determine if you've had a stroke. Your examination may include blood or urine tests, an electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG), electroencephalogram (EEG) or imaging tests.
Imaging tests may include:
Your doctor will then inject a dye into the catheter that helps your cranial arteries appear more clearly in an X-ray image.
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