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TIA (Transient Ischemic Attack)

Transient Ischemic Attack

About one in three people who have a Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA), which is sometimes called a ministroke, eventually have a stroke, with about half occurring during the year after the TIA. You can control or treat a number of risk factors associated with TIAs.

Review Date: October 30, 2014

Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research