When Ariel Sharon suffered a massive stroke in January of 2006, the immediate prognosis was bleak. Doctors operated for seven hours to try to ease the pressure from the haemorrhage in his brain, itself an indication of the severity of the injury.
Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon underwent hours of surgery after suffering a life-threatening stroke, but doctors resumed operating early Thursday after a brain scan revealed he required more treatment. Powers were transferred to his deputy, Ehud Olmert. Sharon fell ill at his ranch Wednesday ...
Ariel Sharon, the controversial self-styled "warrior" who dominated Israel's military and political landscape for decades, has died eight years after a massive stroke left him in a vegetative state.
Ariel Sharon: Ariel Sharon ... byname Arik Sharon, original name Ariel Scheinerman, (born February 26, ... however, he was incapacitated by a massive stroke.
Ariel Sharon, whose half century as a military and political leader in Israel was marked ... who became interim prime minister after Sharon's stroke, ...