FAQ-Update: Do all stroke survivors develop spasticity?

Update of our FAQ Section

We will regulary update our FAQs with new articles and informations about spasticity, personal experiences and general questions.

38% of stroke survivors experience spasticity within one year after a first stroke1. The percentage frequency is distributed as follows:

  • 27 percent after one month
  • 28 percent after three months
  • 23–43 percent after six months
  • 34 percent after 18 months after the stroke2

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