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Can ct head/orbit cause : lightheaded dizzy w/ brief low rumble noise , headache w/ tingling forehead? Dr said maybe anxiety, but no hx panic.attacks

Can ct head/orbit cause : lightheaded dizzy  w/ brief low rumble noise , headache w/ tingling forehead? Dr said maybe anxiety, but no hx panic.attacks

No, a CT cannot: CAUSE these symptoms. In fact, a CT may HELP DIAGNOSE reasons for dizziness and headache, such as sinusitis. Your doctor is correct that anxiety can cause dizziness and tingling, even without "panic attacks". If you have your CT on a disc, I can explain it to you on HealthTap Concierge healthtap.com/saurbornmd. ...Read more

Dr. Neigatha Graney
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Sinusitis (Definition)

A condition caused by an inflammation or swelling of the tissue lining your sinuses. Acute sinusitis usually starts with coldlike symptoms such as a runny, stuffy ...Read more


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Can sinusitis cause blurry vision, bad breath, dizziness, & headaches?

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Can sinusitis cause blurry vision, bad breath, dizziness, & headaches?

Yes: Sinusitis can cause blurry vision, bad breath, dizziness, and headaches. It should be diagnosed early by ENT or dentist, where antimicrobial therapy should be prescribed. ...Read more

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Can Chronic Sinusitis cause eye pain&preasure and neurogical symptoms(headache,dizziness,weakness and body twitching)?

Can Chronic Sinusitis cause eye pain&preasure and neurogical symptoms(headache,dizziness,weakness and body twitching)?

Sinus symptoms: Yes, infections such as this one may cause many of these symptoms. Especially when there are flares of the infection. Fever and sinus drainage should also be symptoms for sinusitis. ...Read more

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Is dizziness or lightheadedness a symptom of sinusitis?

Is dizziness or lightheadedness a symptom of sinusitis?

Certainly could be: Since sinusitis can affect the eustachian tube which connects to ear, these symptoms are not unusual for a sinus infection. ...Read more

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get dizzy when I tilt my head up, I've been going to a doctor for a while and said it's sinusitis, but for a while it calms down and comes back.

 get dizzy when I tilt my head up, I've been going to a doctor for a while and said it's sinusitis, but for a while it calms down and comes back.

? vertebro-basilar: insufficiency, meaning: the arteries supplying your head with blood get kinked a bit when you extend your neck, so blood going through your head is reduced causing the dizziness, or could be your inner ears. You may want to see a neurologist if it is really bothersome, best wishes ...Read more

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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