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What Is A 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 - weakness, numbness, visual deficit or difficulty with speech. While TIA usually resolves, it indicates that there is a problem with your heart or blood vessels that can cause ...Read more
TIA: Tia happens when blood supply to a certain area of the brain gets cut off temporarily. This causes a neurologic deficit - weakness, numbness, visual deficit or difficulty with speech. While TIA usually resolves, it indicates that there is a problem with your heart or blood vessels that can cause another TIA or stroke. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Complex issue: Transients events can be due to heart defects, arrhythmia, blood pressure, blood sugar, drug effects, seizure, migraine, or blood vessel disorders. It would be important to have a thorough medical and neurological evaluation. Their may be genetic factors involved, especially defects in cholesterol and lipid metabolism. May be a high risk for completed stroke or even death. ...Read more
Mini-stroke: Transient ischemic attack..Basically a small stroke with symptoms resolved within 24 hrs. If symptoms longer than 24hrs = stroke. Tia significantly increases risk of getting a big one, especially first 30 days. You don't have to have TIA before a big one strike! TIA is a very big warning and so do all you can to reduce the risk...Treat diabetes, cholesterol, HTN etc.. Consult doc... Good luck. ...Read more
TIA: Transient ischemic attack. In general, symptoms of a stroke that completely resolve in less than 24 hours. Patients that have a TIA are at an increased risk of stroke. Therefore, a thorough evaluation to identify causes or modify risk factors for stroke is imperative. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a HIDA scan conducted today and the tech commented about the reactor being ejected through my kidneys. What could this mean? TIA.
I have been bleeding via period very heavily with large clots for 5 weeks, any idea what can cause this? TIA
I use petroleum jelly b/c of dry skin some reaction appeared small insect bite like bump on my left cheek what's the medical term?Tia
Urticaria: It's a type of 'contact dermatitis'.Get a more detailed answer ›
I don't masturbate this liquid sometimes clear sometimes white comes out when I pee. Then my scrotum hurts what does it mean? Tia
Here are some ...: The pertinence & relevance in the question aren't clear to pointedly answer your question. Nonetheless, I would try. Seeing clear urethral discharge may occur after some sexual arousal without masturbation or after straining during bowel movement. If additionally also feeling some urethral stinging, be checked for STD. For scrotal hurt, Doc needs to analyze its onset, degree, duration ... ...Read more
TIA & Stroke: Transient ischemic attack by definition symptoms resolve within 24 hours, be it slurred speech or weakness of extremity. This is due to temporary occlusion of the aren't decry of the brain. In contrast a stroke with residual defects occur when an artery is completely blocked. At this time it is not reversible. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Various symptoms: 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 blocked and can be difficult to recognize because they can be very variable. For example, symptoms can include weakness, numbness, confusion, difficulty speaking, changes in vision, dizziness, etc. ...Read more
Duration: The main difference is in how long the neurological symptoms last. In a TIA they resolve fairly quickly (<1 day and often in an hour or two). In a stroke they last longer and are often permanent. The fact that the symptoms resolve with a TIA does not mean everything's okay--a TIA can be a serious sign of underlying vascular disease and should be thoroughly evaluated. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Transient Ischemic Attack (Mini Stroke) (Definition)
A condition where a blood vessel in the brain is temporarily blocked by a blood clot, causing neurologic symptoms such as weakness in an arm or leg, or sensory changes.The symptoms are similar to those from a stroke, but are temporary, disappearing within minutes after the clot breaks apart. ...Read more
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