What does CVA stand for?

Cerebrovascular accident

A health acronym that refers to a serious bleed or blockage of a blood vessel in a person's brain, which leads to the loss of brain function and causes a stroke.


"It was very scary when Gary suffered from a CVA, thankfully he pulled through."

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Last Updated: February 18, 2015

CVA definition

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