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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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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)
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