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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Stroke" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Stroke
Stroke, also known as cerebrovascular accident (CVA), cerebrovascular insult (CVI), or brain attack, is when poor blood flow to the brain results in cell death. There are two main types of stroke: ischemic due to lack of blood flow and hemorrhagic due to bleeding. They result in part of the brain not functioning properly. - See link

 

Stroke in Spanish is Accidente cerebrovascular
Los términos ataque cerebrovascular (ACV) o accidente cerebrovascular (ACV),2 3 enfermedad cerebrovascular (ECV), infarto cerebral, derrame cerebral o, menos frecuentemente, apoplejía son utilizados como sinónimos del término ictus. - See link

 

More information about Stroke in other websites
Definition of Stroke in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Stroke in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for the term Stroke - See link.
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