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My mom had a stroke at age 58

She wasn't aware she had Antiphospholipid Syndrome(an autoimmune disease and blood clotting disorder; now I found out I have it. Has anyone every heard of this disorder?


Asked by Anonymous at 7:47 PM on Mar. 7, 2009 in Health

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  • No but I feel your worries I have strokes on both sides of my family and heart disease ugghh I'm getting close to 40 and thats when it all started for my family,I'm really scared...I do hope your momma is okay..

    Answer by MarGeee at 7:53 PM on Mar. 7, 2009

  • I haven't heard of the disorder. But strokes run in my family. My grandmother was scrambled because of all the strokes at a fairly early age. She's had many at least five large ones, and many minis on a regular basis.

    Answer by BlueSaphire at 7:58 PM on Mar. 7, 2009