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Springfield, MA
A 16-year-old male asked:

How long does vertigo take to go away from a virus.its really irritating when i walk or even move my head i get lightheaded.i need 2 go to school.im16?

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Dr. Walter Husar
Neurology 33 years experience
Depends: Depend on whether the virus affects the inner ear only or the vestibular nerve. Usually lasts for 10 to 21 days.

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