Signs of pediatric stroke in newborns and infants include:

  • Seizures
  • Extreme sleepiness
  • Tendency to use only one side of their body

Signs of pediatric stroke in children and teens include:

  • Severe headaches
  • Vomiting
  • Sleepiness
  • Dizziness
  • Loss of balance or coordination

It is critical that pediatric strokes get immediately diagnosed and treated.  A delayed diagnosis of pediatric stroke or delayed treatment for pediatric stroke may cause permanent injuries or even death. For more information on pediatric strokes, click here.