Hi I am a Stroke Nurse in the UK. TPA is not used routinely here for Stroke as CT scans are difficult to get and would be out side therapeutic window
To be quite fair it is a very dangerous drug to give with some awful side effects- cerebral bleed being one of them
Now I can'y speak for your uncle's docs but I would imagine this is probably reason for not giving
Seizures post stroke can occur depending where the clot and infarct has occurred
April is very soon and- early recovery of movement is encouraging for the future.
He needs to find a physio that specialises in stroke, as their expertise is not found in general physio
Please remember that stroke is the most dreadful assault to the human body.
the result= its devastation affects mind body and soul
Both him and his wife are dealing with bereavement for his future self uncertain about the future.
The American heart and stroke society
these sites have great info
Please contact me if you would like further info