ischemic stroke

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Related to ischemic stroke: hemorrhagic stroke, transient ischemic attack
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Noun1.ischemic 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)
apoplexy, cerebrovascular accident, CVA, stroke - a sudden loss of consciousness resulting when the rupture or occlusion of a blood vessel leads to oxygen lack in the brain
ischaemia, ischemia - local anemia in a given body part sometimes resulting from vasoconstriction or thrombosis or embolism
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Our findings were contrary to at least two other large studies of ischemic stroke," Ka He, professor of nutrition and epidemiology at the UNC public health school, said.
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