Dear fellow coma victims, My walking has deteriorated of late, perhaps my brain is adjusting the new pathways and making permanent it’s rerouting. I have definitely experienced setbacks like this before, and again. I always need a walking stick now. I’ve had problems with the entire right hand side of my body since coma So often I’m taken for a stroke victim, and again recently. Let’s hope this is the brains last significant adjustment.
I’m probably wrong about such speculations as I’m not a doctor and these statements just represent my opinion. So fellow coma victim, keep scanning the internet and don’t accept fake news! But I don’t claim for it to be news, merely expression. The only useful remarks I can offer is recovery from coma takes an extremely long time with ups and downs. The brain tries to create a new pathway for this different purpose. This new pathways route was originally used for something else I suspect, maybe vision, hearing or memory but now must be used to communicate with the leg while walking. Many subtleties to learn, ankle and balance etc. I thought to include a link that speaks of similar things: