ischaemic stroke

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n ischaemic stroke the most common kind of stroke; caused by an interruption in the flow of blood to the brain (as from a clot blocking a blood vessel)
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Usage


In news:

Early treatment may improve acute ischaemic stroke outcome.
Central-nervous-system ( CNS ) events, including strokes, transient ischaemic attacks, and seizures are common in sickle-cell disease.
Incidence of ischaemic stroke subtypes, classified by cause, seems to vary between communities.
Central- nervous-system (CNS) events, including strokes, transient ischaemic attacks, and seizures are common in sickle-cell disease.
Central-nervous-system (CNS) events, including strokes, transient ischaemic attacks, and seizures are common in sickle-cell disease.
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