If your doctor discovers a blood clot, they’ll surgically remove the clot or prescribe you medication to dissolve it. They may also recommend medication to:
If a cerebellar stroke affected your motor skills and mobility, your doctor may recommend rehabilitation therapy. Sessions will focus on improving your ability to complete daily tasks:
- Physical therapy can improve your mobility, balance, and muscle function.
- Occupational therapy can improve your ability to perform everyday activities.
- Speech therapy can improve your swallowing and speech.
If treated early, the chance of recovery from a cerebellar stroke is high. However, full recovery can take time. There may be a chance of permanent injury. Discuss your options and concerns with your doctor.