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transient ischemic attack

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Dr. Darren Gitelman
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TIA: A transient ischemic attack is caused by the transient blockage of a blood vessel in the brain. Symptoms depend on the blood vessel being blocked. For ... Read More
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
46 years experience Hospital-based practice
TIA: Ministroke involves transient symptoms either of facial droop, weakness of extremities, paresthesias, speech disturbance. They usually disappear in a ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
46 years experience Hospital-based practice
TIA: Tia or ministroke exhibit symptoms of paralysis, speech deficits which are typically get better in few hours time. Once someone has a TIA they are pro ... Read More
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Dr. Khamid Bakhadirov
18 years experience Neurology
TIA: Tia (transitory ischemic attack) happens when blood supply to a certain area of the brain gets cut off temporarily. This causes a neurologic deficit ... Read More
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Dr. Ian Stein
Dr. Ian Stein answered
21 years experience Neurology
Blood clot: Usually a clot that occluded a blood vessel to the brain. It usually comes from a plaque on the carotid artery or the heart.
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Blood clots: Typical tia's are associated with progressive closure of a blood vessel by thrombosis locally or by a clot at a distance lodging in a narrow blood ves ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Gilson
41 years experience Neurology
TIA TX: Tia's result from cardiac, carotid or vessel to vessel emboli usually from platelet aggregates (clots). A thorough eval by your neurologist or interna ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arabinda Behura
11 years experience Hospital-based practice
Mini stroke.: Sudden numbness, tingling, weakness, or loss of movement in your face, arm, or leg, especially on only one side of your body. Sudden vision change ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Darren Gitelman
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TIA: A transient ischemic attack (TIA) is caused by the transient blockage of a blood vessel in the brain. The symptoms depend on the blood vessel being bl ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nalinaksha Joshi
23 years experience Neurology
Stroke: If untreated will give stroke, TIA has to be diagnosed as to cause like narrowed artery, blood clot, differentiating from other causes like seizure, m ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
58 years experience Neurology
TIA definition: Tia is defined as a transient disturbance of neurological function (speech, motor power or sensory symptoms) that last less than 24 hours. Tia's usu ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
46 years experience Hospital-based practice
TIA: Tia symptoms should resolve fully within 24 hours, usually within a couple of hours.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
44 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Stroke: Tias are caused by small amounts of clot or debris from arterial vessels such as carotids in the neck traversing to the brain circulation and causing ... Read More

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