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Can symptoms of a transient ischemic attack last more than 18-24 hours?

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Dr. Khamid Bakhadirov
Neurology 19 years experience
Depends: 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.
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Transient ischemic attack - how long does it usually last?

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Dr. Gutti Rao
Hospital-based practice 47 years experience
TIA: Tia symptoms should resolve fully within 24 hours, usually within a couple of hours.
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