Cerebral infarction is a common disease among middle-aged and elderly people, and its incidence will begin to increase after the age of 40. If it is not treated in time, it may have serious sequelae and affect the normal life of patients. Most people think that the onset of cerebral infarction is sudden, so there is no way to find it in time. However, if we observe it carefully, there will be some early signs before the onset of cerebral infarction. So is dizziness a precursor to cerebral infarction?
Dizziness is the precursor of cerebral infarction, but not all dizziness symptoms are cerebral infarction. Some people may have transient dizziness and vertigo, which is caused by transient cerebral ischemia. Besides dizziness, cerebral infarction is also accompanied by symptoms of nausea and vomiting. If these similar symptoms exist, it should be noted that they are probably the precursor of cerebral infarction.
Dizziness is the symptom of many diseases, especially in the elderly, so we should pay attention to it. If it is suspected to be cerebral infarction, it is recommended to go to the hospital for detailed examination in time to confirm it. If not, you can also feel at ease. If it is, it will be better to find early intervention treatment.
In addition, middle-aged and elderly people should also pay attention to the control of some other risk factors. Patients with cerebral infarction are usually accompanied by such hypertension, hyperlipidemia and diabetes. Only by controlling blood pressure, blood lipid and blood sugar within a reasonable range can the incidence of cerebral infarction be reduced.