Cerebrovascular accident

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Cerebrovascular accident
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A loss of blood flow to part of the brain, which damages brain tissue. Cerebrovascular accidents are caused by blood clots and broken blood vessels in the brain. 

Symptoms include dizziness, numbness, weakness on one side of the body, and problems with talking, writing, or understanding language.

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