Symptoms of a stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA) happen quickly. A stroke or TIA may cause:
A stroke is an emergency and requires immediate medical attention.
Current as of: August 21, 2015
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review: E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Karin M. Lindholm, DO - Neurology
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