Home > Health Library > Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
During a transient ischemic attack (TIA), blood flow to part of the
brain is temporarily blocked or reduced, often by a blood clot. This causes the
same symptoms as a stroke, but after a few minutes, blood flow is restored and
the symptoms go away.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerRichard D. Zorowitz, MD - Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Current as ofAugust 21, 2015
Current as of:
August 21, 2015
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Richard D. Zorowitz, MD - Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
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