What Causes a Mini Stroke?

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A mini strokes occur as a result of a thrombosis blocking a specified artery with a blood clot. This condition is also caused by narrowing of blood vessels as a result of various factors which include being overweight.
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Mini Stroke (Transient Ischemic Attack) Causes and Risk Factors
Hypertension (high blood pressure) is the most common cause of a mini stroke. Hypertension is also the leading cause of strokes, so a TIA is often a warning. It is important to control your blood pressure immediately to prevent future TIAs and. . . More »
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A mini stroke is a short period of lack of blood flow to a certain part of the brain. It is caused by severe narrowing or blocking of a blood vessel in the brain or neck. The blood vessel can become narrowed due to thrombosis, embolism and stenosis.
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