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My husband has had the following symptoms about 6 times over

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My husband has had the following symptoms about 6 times over the last few years.
He temporarily looses vision in the lower half of one eye for less than half a minute, he describes it like blinds being pulled up from the bottom of his eye.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 4 years ago.
This is classic for TIA or mini stroke.
It is quite dangerous.
He needs to see a neurologist or internist immediately for a work up, including exam, carotid dopplers and maybe echocardiogram.
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