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sudden dizziness while sitting

A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Many causes: many possible causes of fainting and dizziness. If this is a significant problem for you, please talk with a doctor about it.

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Hypotension: What you are describing is orthostatic hypotension or postural hypotension. When you get up, your blood pressure dropa and there is a delay in recover ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tatyana Gitlevich
27 years experience Neurology
Nerve palsy: It appears that you may have a Cranial nerve palsy or oculomotor muscle weakness. I would recommend to make an appointmen ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Your blood pressure : May be dropping when u move from a sitting to a standing position. See your dr for a thorough exam. Take care!
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Rubinowicz
29 years experience Neurology
Probably benign: There is a difference between dizziness, as in lightheaded, and spinning sensation. If it is lightheaded with position changes [stand, or sit up] then ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Goldie
47 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Get an evaluation: Episodes of dizziness can occur from many causes. Ear disease, medication effects, tumors, poor blood flow, migraine events, etc., can all cause dizz ... Read More
A 85-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
Specializes in Family Medicine
Many disorders: "Dizziness" is one of the most challenging symptoms I encounter because the sensation can result from dysfunction of many different organ systems inc ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Sounds like you: are dehydrated. Drink more fluids.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Multiple causes: benign positional vertigo, inner ear dysfunction, anemia, hypoglycemia, cardiac issues or neurological issues...I suggest a comprehensive physical med ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maya Vazirani
52 years experience Neonatology
Postural hypotension: she needs to be examined for that to find the cause in the meantime increase her fluid intake that will help raise that blood pressure.also have her ... Read More

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