Teen recovering after stroke specialist removes brain clot

Family expresses gratitude for quick response of Harborview team  |  Updated 4:45 PM, 04.07.2016

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  • Patient Bella Anderson talks with her neurosurgeon, Dr. Michael Levitt, on April 7 at Harborview. Susan Gregg
A Harborview Medical Center neurosurgeon performed an emergency procedure this week that saved a Seattle teenager from a potentially devastating stroke. 

Bella Anderson, a Ballard High School senior, was recovering after neurosurgeon Michael Levitt removed a blood blockage in her brain via catheter. 

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