Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA), also called ‘mini-stroke’ Sometimes, people experience a transient ischemic attack (TIA), also called “mini-stroke,” which also requires prompt medical evaluation. When a TIA occurs, stroke symptoms may last only temporarily and then disappear. Most TIA symptoms disappear within an hour, but they may persist up to 24 hours.
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