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i cannot lay on left side when i put my head down i get dizzy and my eyes roll back

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Dr. Edwin Ishoo
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Head Ache: It is impossible to advise you without sufficient information. We don't even have your age. There are too many reasons for your symptoms such as infec ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Kozminski
15 years experience Neurology
Number of things: There are a number of things that may be causing your problems, some simple, some more serious. A brain MRI may be a good start. Talk to your doctor ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pierre Guibor
54 years experience Ophthalmology
Wills Eye Hospital: Suggest you consult the weh in philadelphia. You may want to try artificial tears (genteal) and warm compresses to see if the symptoms change. You nee ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susana Sixto-rodriguez
24 years experience Family Medicine
Dizzy & weak: You need to have your blood pressure checked. Have you been under a lot of stress? Anxious? If not better may be more serious and may need to have an ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
Needs evaluation: Most of us learn that left-sided chest pain might mean a heart attack, but it is usually with exertion--not lying on your left side. Inflammation of t ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Might be migraines.: There are many causes for migraines, from eating foods like chocolate to drinking wine to exposure to light to being upset to much more. These are of ... Read More
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A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
A few thots: Maybe a local inner ear issue on the left, or perhaps, arterial compression in neck due to position, or even intracranial issues such as colloid cyst ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Todd Abbott
24 years experience Pathology
Not sure.: Those symptoms are hard to figure out with this limited interaction. I suggest that if they continue you see a medical provider.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Pain is Urgent: This is most likely not the forum for this problem. You are having acute pain and symptoms that must be evaluated in person by a trusted medical exper ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Doe
19 years experience Interventional Radiology
Likely: Sinus pressure.
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Sterling
44 years experience Emergency Medicine
TrainingForOlympics?: That sounds like a mechanism that could have led to your shoulder being partially or totally dislocated. Maybe it went back in place but you should ha ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
34 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Get checked: This can be a variety of issues from simple gas in the colon flexure to something pressing under your diaphragm. I don't want to alarm you but since y ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
Could be muscle : Spasm , u can see your PCP for evaluation and work up.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Morton Levitt
48 years experience Pathology
Rumbling Guts: When you lay on your left side, because of the anatomy of your gastrointestinal system, this position favors emptying of the stomach and enhances the ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Sinusitis: May be a sign of sinus infection. See your MD or an ENT doc for assessment.
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Lemur,: Difficult to tell without an exam. Have it checked if not better on bed rest.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Get checked for: Crohn's disease, intestinal polyp etc. Take care! http://www.M.Webmd.Com/pain-management/guide/abdominal-pain-causes-treatments.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Satloff
39 years experience Pain Management
Get checked: I would check the major cranial joints, TM joints, the frontal sinus at the sphenoid junction, the maxillary teeth, the muscles of masticatio, the ear ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Likely inner ear: You may have substantial issues in right inner ear, perhaps otolithic derangement, or even perilymphatic fistula. Get evaluated by otolaryngologist, ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Farhad Sigari
19 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sleep apnea?: What you are describing is consistent with positional sleep disorder possibly sleep apnea. Often sleeping on one's back can cause collapse of the air ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably not gyn: Need more info, for how long, how are your menstrual cycles, have you tried any relief measures? If persistent see your PCP, GYN, or request a consult ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Loury
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
May have bpv: You may have positional vertigo. It can be triggered by leaning forward, putting the head back, getting into and out of bed , or turning over in bed. ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Marx
47 years experience Pain Management
Needs evaluation: I would suggest a specialist in vascular (circulatory) problems. You aren't pregnant by any chance, are you? This sounds like vena caval compression. ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
32 years experience Ophthalmology
Go to the ER: Go to the er. You could have a bleed in your brain.

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