TRANSIENT ISCHEMIC ATTACK (TIA)

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an episode wherein a region of the brain is abruptly deprived of oxygen because its blood supply is transiently disrupted. Indicators are alike to those of a stroke, but go away entirely, commonly within a day.

TRANSIENT ISCHEMIC ATTACK (TIA): "The patient had a transient ischemic attack."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "TRANSIENT ISCHEMIC ATTACK (TIA)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/transient-ischemic-attack-tia/ (accessed June 27, 2022).

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