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Arms and legs trembling uncontrollably and dizzy while stood in bathroom this morning, disoriented as went to sit on toilet to rest and was not near the toilet at all. eyes not really focussing during episode. first time, generally healthy 33 yr old femal

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Dr. Corey Clay
Allergy and Immunology 11 years experience
You need to be seen: A physician will need more background information to help you since there are several diverse causes for dizziness. Based on the suddenness of the event and the maintenance of consciousness, I would wonder if this is an inner ear problem such as labyrinthitis or benign positional vertigo. Other possibilities: low blood sugar, heart arrhythmia, adrenal issue...if recurs then go to ER.
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