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left side numbness after TIA

I had a TIA on March 1, 2010. It has been 4 months, but I still have severe numbness on left side of my face, had and arm. is it permanent? How can I improve the situation?
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If you still have numbness then it was not a TIA. By definition effects from a TIA resolve themselves in 24 hours. You need to see a neurologist and get some preventative care to prevent a full-blown stroke. The neurologist should also be able to direct therapists to help with what ever defivcits the stroke left you.
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