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Transient ischaemic attack

Transient ischaemic attack:
  1. Causes (3 conditions)
  2. Definitions
  3. Classifications

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Transient ischaemic attack listed in Disease Database:

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Definitions of Transient ischaemic attack:

Recurring, transient episodes of neurologic dysfunction caused by cerebral ischemia; onset is usually sudden, often when the patient is active; the attack may last a few seconds to several hours; neurologic symptoms depend on the artery involved.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Detailed list of causes of Transient ischaemic attack

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How Common are these Causes of Transient ischaemic attack?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Transient ischaemic attack. Of the 3 causes of Transient ischaemic attack 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: Transient ischaemic attack:

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Causes of Transient ischaemic attack Based on Risk Factors

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

    What are the alternative names for Transient ischaemic attack:

    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Transient ischaemic attack:

    Medical Conditions associated with Transient ischaemic attack:

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

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