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TIA

Abbreviation for transient ischemic attack.

TIA

transient ischemic attack.

TIA

abbr.
transient ischemic attack

TIA

abbreviation for transient ischemic attack.

TIA

Abbreviation for:
temporary injury allowance 
thrombosis-inducing activity
total intestinal aganglionosis
trabecular iris angle
transient ischaemic attack 
trypsin inhibitor activity
tumour-induced angiogenesis

TIA

Abbreviation for transient ischemic attack.

Transient ischemic attack (TIA)

A brief interruption of the blood supply to part of the brain that causes a temporary impairment of vision, speech, or movement. Usually, the episode lasts for just a few moments, but it may be a warning sign for a full-scale stroke.
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transient ischaemic attack

; TIA sudden interruption in arterial blood flow to brain (lasting only seconds/moments) causing temporary loss of consciousness; normally followed by complete recovery; an important marker of cerebrovascular disease, with risk of stroke (cerebrovascular accident)

TIA

Abbreviation for transient ischemic attack.