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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

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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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Been on antibiotic for a week, how long does it take for the dizziness and off balance to go away? No fluid found in middle ear. Just sinusitis.

Been on antibiotic for a week, how long does it take for the dizziness and off balance to go away? No fluid found in middle ear. Just sinusitis.

Imbalance : Imbalance and vertigo if due to some sort of inflammation or sinus infection can take weeks to resolve. Be sure to hydrate well during this period of recovery. If the dizziness and imbalance persist despite resolution of the sinus issues, seek additional help and evaluation. ...Read more

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