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Does orthostatic hypotension cause a 'low flow' tia?

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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: It can

It can if it is low enough or if there is already some cerebrovascular disease.

In brief: It can

It can if it is low enough or if there is already some cerebrovascular disease.
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice

In brief: Probably not

Orthostatic hypotension should not cause tia, though, theoretically possible.
It may cause dizziness., not known to cause extremity weakness or speech defects.

In brief: Probably not

Orthostatic hypotension should not cause tia, though, theoretically possible.
It may cause dizziness., not known to cause extremity weakness or speech defects.
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