Does Your Arm and Leg Go Numb with Tias?

Does your arm and leg go numb with tias?

Transient ischemic attack (TIA) is often called ministroke. It may lead to some symptoms wiich are similar to the symptoms of stroke. But, its symptoms usually last only a few minutes and causeno permanent damage.

People with tias may have such symptoms including:

  • Weakness, numbness or paralysis in face, arm or leg, typically on one side of the body.
  • Dizziness or loss of balance or coordination
  • Sudden, severe headache with no known cause
  • Blindness in one or both eyes
  • Double vision
  • Slurred or garbled speech
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