• Pankaj Sharma
  • James F. Meschia


This chapter briefly describes the background evidence of why stroke has an inherited component and places it in context with other common disorders. It goes on to suggest ways of managing inherited stroke conditions in the general clinic.


Ischemic Stroke Stroke Patient Mendelian Randomization Stroke Clinic Stroke Physician 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Imperial College Cerebrovascular Research Unit (ICCRU)Imperial College London and Hammersmith HospitalsLondonUK
  2. 2.Department of Neurology, Cerebrovascular DivisionMayo Clinic FloridaJacksonvilleUSA

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