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Can sinus problems be causing my lightheadness/dizziness?

Can sinus problems be causing my lightheadness/dizziness?

Possible: The eustachian tube connects to the nasal passages, and a chronic sinus infection could block this connection to the inner ear eventuating in symptoms. Have your otolaryngologist evaluate. ...Read more

Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Sinus (Definition)

In anatomy, a sinus is a cavity within a bone or other tissue. Most commonly found in the bones of the face and connecting with the nasal cavities. Sinus (anatomy), description of the general term paranasal sinuses, air cavities in the cranial bones, especially those near the nose, including: the maxillary sinuses, also called the maxillary antra and the largest of the ...Read more


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Can nasal polyps or sinus problems cause me to have dizzy/off balance feelings?

Can nasal polyps or sinus problems cause me to have dizzy/off balance feelings?

Dizziness: It is possible that severe sinus condition may cause dizziness. However, i think is wise to check with your physician for proper diagnosis and adequate treatment. ...Read more

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How can I cure dizziness and recurring sinus problems?

How can I cure dizziness and recurring sinus problems?

Good medical care: Often, sinus infections are not completely treated and therefore seem to constantly return when they have never completely gone. You must see an otolaryngologist or ENT physician to ensure that not only is the sinus infection completely treated, but the fluid in your sinuses or ears is gone as well. ...Read more

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I have been dizzy for three years since thyroidectomy. I now have many problems with colds and sinus problems. Is it all related?

I have been dizzy for three years since thyroidectomy. I now have many problems with colds and sinus problems. Is it all related?

Persistent sinus: problems, dizziness and colds may indicate Allergies due to something in your environment. Most common are dust mites, molds, animal or pollen , etc So a consult with an allergist may help. The thyroid surgery probably has no relation to it if your are monitoring your TSH and dose of Thyroxine. Best wishes. ...Read more

Dr. Dariush Saghafi
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Dizziness (Definition)

Dizziness is a feeling of light headedness that includes loss of balance, vertigo, or the feeling as ...Read more