2 doctors weighed in:
Had TIA symptoms at 60 then went 30 years till a stroke. Did I beat the odds or not?
2 doctors weighed in

Dr. Patrick Connolly
Neurosurgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: It could be
The risk of having a stroke within one year after a TIA is very high, about 25%.
So, if you really had a TIA 30 years ago, then i would say yes you are very lucky.

In brief: It could be
The risk of having a stroke within one year after a TIA is very high, about 25%.
So, if you really had a TIA 30 years ago, then i would say yes you are very lucky.
Dr. Patrick Connolly
Dr. Patrick Connolly
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Adam Smith
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
13 years in practice
382K people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors