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sols30 posted:
several months ago I had a stroke that left me with blurry vision in my right eye.....over ten years ago I had a series of four I found out that bot my carotid arteries are clogged at 80%....going to have to have surgery....
Richard C Senelick, MD responded:
Good Luck. The key is to be sure that the surgeon and the surgical team perform this operation on a regular basis and have a great deal of experience. The outcomes in that setting are excellent and much better than in a setting where the operation is performed less frequently.
After your stroke you may be experiencing a new normal, but remember what George Eliot said- It is never too late to be what you might have been. You still can achieve new goals.

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