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TIA Unexplained Symptoms
My dad is experiencing TIAs. Slurred speech is always the number 1 indication. Along with it comes extreme fatigue. Occaisionally there will be sharp pains in head, hand and foot. I have not read about the fatigue. Any others with these symptoms?
AHAASAKatie, March 25, 2020 9:25am EST
WyldUnknown, March 25, 2020 12:05pm EST
Thanks Katie. Yes, he has been to the ER twice for the TIAs. In researching, I don't seem to find the fatigue symptom. When he has a TIA, he can sleep for hours afterward. Like 16 hrs one time. Just trying to determine if the fatigue is from the TIA.
AHAASAKatie, March 25, 2020 12:22pm EST
Extreme fatigue is a reality of life after an ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke. It sounds like for your father, this is also a part of life after stroke for him. Does the fatigue continue a day’s post TIA? Have you asked his neurologist? IT might be a good conversation for his next appointment. thanks Katie