Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
A clot in an artery, a drop in blood pressure, or a change in heart rhythm or rate may all reduce blood flow to the brain and result in a TIA.
Symptoms of a TIA are similar to those of a stroke. They may include:
Unlike a stroke, a TIA does not cause lasting symptoms. Symptoms usually go away after 10 to 20 minutes.
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