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Transient ischemic attack - how long does it usually last?

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Dr. Gutti Rao answered

Specializes in Hospital-based practice

Tia symptoms should resolve fully within 24 hours, usually within a couple of hours.

Answered Dec 9, 2013

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Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah answered

Specializes in Vascular Surgery

By definition TIA is any transient neurological deficit that is completely reversed in less than 24 hours, although most of them last few minutes.

Answered Jun 10, 2014

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Dr. Khamid Bakhadirov answered

Specializes in Neurology

Classic definition of TIA is neurologic deficit for up to 24 hours. In reality, TIA rarely lasts more than an hour. Tias can happen several times in 24 hours as well.

Answered May 25, 2016

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