Stroke: Areas of the Brain

We look at the different areas of the brain that can be affected by stroke.

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About the Brain

The brain has two sides (right and left) and is divided into several areas that control different functions.

The location of the brain damage will determine the signs and symptoms of stroke.

Left Brain Functions vs. Right Brain Functions 

Your doctors may describe the location of your stroke. Here are the different parts of the brain.

Different parts of the brain 


Learning About Stroke:

For more on stroke, go to StrokeHub.

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