Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA) (cont.)
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What Increases Your Risk
The risk factors (things that increase risk) for transient ischemic attack (TIA) and stroke include those you can treat or change and those you can't change.
Risk factors you can treat or change include:
Risk factors you cannot change include:
When To Call a Doctor
Call your doctor immediately if you have:
Call your doctor today if you think you have had a TIA in the past and have not yet talked with your doctor about your symptoms.
Who to see
The following doctors can diagnose and treat a transient ischemic attack (TIA):
Other specialists may be consulted if you need surgery or have other health problems:
To prepare for your appointment, see the topic Making the Most of Your Appointment.
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