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A 42-year-old female asked:

Trying to understand how anxiety symptoms can last 24/7 for years lightheaded swaying weird head feelings. i panic when these symptoms come been dr and they say my ears look good no fluid i do have allergies sinus?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 51 years experience
Anxiety and panic attacks are fairly common ailments. You should seek medical attention. There is good treatment available using medicines as well as CBT therapy. Most people will find good relief once you find a good therapist.
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
If your doctor simply examined your external ears and looked at your "eardrums", the problem could be with the inner ear which controls balance in the semicircular canals. See an ENT physician for an exam and other testing (x-ray or CT).
Dr. John Berryman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Provided original answer
This answer was in response to a question about constant dizziness, loss of balance, with a "normal ear exam"..it was not related to questions about anxiety.
May 25, 2021

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