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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Lee
Dr. David Lee answered
32 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Generally no: If you are experiencing vertigo (a feeling of spinning), this is often due to a problem in the inner ear. If you are also passing out, this probably ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. David May
Dr. David May answered
30 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Yes, vertigo is usually a problem with your inner ear, your balance organ. If the vertigo is bad enough you will likely pass out and lose consciousne ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald McCarren
36 years experience Neurology
Vertigo defined: Vertigo means a hallucination of movement. It is more than dizziness which does not confer a sense of motion. It is unlikely to be constant and hence ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Goldie
48 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Vomiting: Vertigo is the sensation of movement when you are not moving. For most people this causes nausea and vomiting. The sensation comes from ear and brai ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
The two conditions: you mention can be linked. After your doc has ruled out any medial conditions, you can see a clinical psychologist who does exposure therapy for help. ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. David May
Dr. David May answered
30 years experience Dentistry
Antihistamines: An antihistamine , like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Claritin might relieve the congestion around your inner ear that could be causing your vertigo.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Keshab Paudel
19 years experience Internal Medicine
It depends: If it is a positional type, you causes dizzy while you change the position. If you get those symptoms from labyrinthitis or mass , that might give you ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
See an ENT: It is doubtful that the "bump" on the back of the head is related to vertigo. A 20 year old with true vertigo needs a thorough detailed evaluation. ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Vertigo: Although not a definitive cure - Chinese Scalp Acupuncture can often be helpful in treatment of vertigo.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chris Sadeh
20 years experience Emergency Medicine
Vertigo: The balance system works by coordinating information in your brain from the three senses used for balance: your balance organ in your inner ear, your ... Read More

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