A 41-year-old female asked:
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i am experiencing dizziness (worsened by: changing head position, sitting upright, prolonged standing) (unaffected by: exercise, hot weather) (unaffected by: with fluids, rest), headache (severity: moderate) (time frame: gradual) (occurred: > 3 hours) (si

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Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Dizziness: Vertigo caused by head and body movement is usually a inner ear disorder. Lightheadedness is more noticeable in the standing position and can be from low blood pressure or anemia. Headache is not a characteristic of either. In view of this, a neurologist is best to evaluate and advise you. Appropriate testing will be performed.
Answered on Aug 26, 2019

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