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Basilar artery insufficiency

Basilar artery insufficiency: Introduction

Basilar artery insufficiency: refers to a temporary set of symptoms due to decreased blood flow in the posterior circulation of the brain. See detailed information below for a list of 3 causes of Basilar artery insufficiency, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Basilar artery insufficiency:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Basilar artery insufficiency. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Basilar artery insufficiency: Symptom Checker

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Basilar artery insufficiency: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Basilar artery insufficiency

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Basilar artery insufficiency: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Basilar artery insufficiency

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Basilar artery insufficiency: Related Rare Diseases

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Basilar artery insufficiency: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Basilar artery insufficiency

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How Common are these Causes of Basilar artery insufficiency?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Basilar artery insufficiency. Of the 3 causes of Basilar artery insufficiency that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 3 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Basilar artery insufficiency:

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Causes of Basilar artery insufficiency Based on Risk Factors

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  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Basilar artery insufficiency:

    Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Basilar artery insufficiency:

    Headache (2433 causes), Unsteadiness (1691 causes), Vertigo (169 causes), Confusion (780 causes)

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