Can a 22 year old have a stroke?
As the title states can a 22 year old have a stroke?
- AlfredLv 72 months agoFavorite Answer
it's extremely rare at this very young age.
by all means - unless/ until proven otherwise some congenital heart diseases and/ or other conditions having to do increased blood coagulabilty( increased tendency of blood clotting) may increase the risk of stroke
- Jim 06460389Lv 61 month ago
you certainly can perhaps Your Blood is genetically Mutated or for other reasons your blood Thickens or allows your Cholesterol ( Fats in the blood ) explode super HIGH for some reason the arteries get fatty deposits on the inner walls which lead to globs of Goop Making the Artery Smaller and smaller these are the causes of Strokes
- 1 month ago
It is rare to experience stroke at such a young age, but still it can occur.
- Serene ELv 72 months ago
It's very, very, very, very, very rare. More likely to be struck by lightening
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- PatriciaLv 72 months ago
Yes they can in rare circumstances.
- Pearl LLv 72 months ago
anything is possible but hopefully they wont
- PearlLv 72 months ago
anything is possible
- TarkarriLv 72 months ago
Yes they can although it is much less common than in older adults.
Most common risk factors are high blood cholesterol, hidg blood pressure, and smoking.
- samiamrdLv 72 months ago
Yes they can have a stroke. An ischemic event can effect anyone.
No matter what you are really asking, probably yes.
- Anonymous2 months ago
Yes, anything is possible.