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Why do i get dizzy when I lay on my right side

A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
Ophthalmology 45 years experience
Blood pressure: This may relate to changes in blood pressure when you move or it may be your inner ear giving you the problem when moving. Either way--a visit to you... Read More

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Dr. Farhad Sigari
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 20 years experience
Positional Verigo: You might have benign positional vertigo. See an ent. If you do, this can be easily treated with some maneuvers.
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
Inner ear: Could consider local inner ear problem, such as "otolithic dysfnctn", where the receptors are irritable and shift when on left, but could also wonder ... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
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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Dr. Peter Glusker
Neurology 47 years experience
Left side 'dizzy': 'dizzy' is the worst word in the english language, because everyone means something different by it. Much more detail is needed about what you mean b... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
neurology 48 years experience
Injury to inner ear: During head trauma it is common to have trauma to inner ear also which leads to dizziness.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
Just to be safe: See an otolaryngologist or neurologist, as sounds like you have focal left ear problems, and if hearing loss on that side, might check for acoustic ne... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marc Goldhagen
Occupational Medicine 33 years experience
Positional vertigo: You may have vertigo from an inner ear disturbance. Go see you doctor for evaluation.
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emanuel Winocur
Psychiatry 67 years experience
Why dizzyness?: Dizziness is an impairment in spatial perception and stability. Because the term dizziness is imprecise, it can refer to vertigo, presyncope, disequil... Read More
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Dr. Mark Loury
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 39 years experience
Probable positional: You most likely have benign positional vertigo which is characterized by vertigo.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Martin
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 28 years experience
Dizziness: This might be benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, or bppv. See an ent. The doctor may be able to perform a modified epley maneuver, which has a &g... Read More

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