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Sudden dizziness

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Dizziness: Depends. There are many possibilities especially problems of the brain, ear, and heart. Sometimes sudden changes in posture can cause this and numero ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David May
Dr. David May answered
29 years experience Dentistry
BPPV: Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo is a n inner ear problem where the crystals inside the ear are dislodged and then caught in the semi-circular can ... Read More
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A 23-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 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
? Inner ear: Which is responsible for balance, a visit to your doctor who may refer you to an ENT specialist may be in order, good luck
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
59 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Is it vertigo?: Dizziness is a non-specific term. However if the symptom is true spinning (vertigo) then it is most likely not due to your blood pressure which is rea ... Read More
A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
59 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Several ideas: I am not sure whether the narcolepsy is related to the dizziness. I have 3 possibilities for the dizziness. Dizziness is a very non-specific symptom ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience Hospital-based practice
It can happen once: There are so many factors that could explain this symptom that I would not worry too much. Dehydration, heat, exertion, prolonged rest, prolonged acti ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience Hospital-based practice
Labyrinthitis? Vert?: From your brief description, it is hard to tell. Use HealthTap Prime or talk to an ear-nose-throat (ENT/Otolaryngologist) to discuss further. It sound ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience Neurology
Dizziness: is one of the more challenging problems one would ever confront. There are many things things that can cause it. You need a good exam, including a car ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Goren
31 years experience Ophthalmology
Ear problem?: Sounds like you might have an inner ear issue. I would make an apt with you doc.
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