How to manage pain
What types of pain are common after a stroke?
Pain is a common symptom after stroke.
Pain after stroke can often be caused by:
- Changes to parts of your body
- Damage to the pain parts of your brain
Some types of pain will go away in a short time. One example is headaches after a stroke.
Other types of pain may last more than 6 months.
Some examples are shoulder pain and tingling and burning body pain.