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What could be the cause of dizziness, headaches, ringing in ears, and blurred vision?

What could be the cause of dizziness, headaches, ringing in ears, and blurred vision?

Many possibilities: The constellation of symptoms you describe could be due to many things, some of concern, some not. I would strongly suggest you see your primary care doctor for an evaluation. It could be as simple as high blood pressure. ...Read more

Dr. Richard Bensinger
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Vision (Definition)

Vision is a feature of a person's brain that allows him to see. He must have normal eyes, optic nerves (that stretch from the eyes to the back of his brain), and visual cortex (the vision center in the brain), in order to see properly. An ophthalmologist is a ...Read more


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Common cause for sudden drastic blurring of vision in both eyes, onset of dizziness with nausea, headaches, ringing ear in a 62 yo diabetic male?

Common cause for sudden drastic blurring of vision in both eyes, onset of dizziness with nausea, headaches, ringing ear in a 62 yo diabetic male?

Acute stroke: B"sd serious buisness. First thing to think about is a brainstem stroke with is a minutes count emergency.
Other possiblity would be labyrinthitis, which can be very symptomatic with vertigo, nausea and vomiting.
Would the presume that the patient is already under emergency care and IS getting better ...Read more

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I keep waking up with ringing in my ears and a headache or pressure in my head. Have been dizzy and tired for over 6mths now what can cause this?

I keep waking up with ringing in my ears and a headache or pressure in my head. Have been dizzy and tired for over 6mths now what can cause this?

Exam needed: These symptoms are nondiagnostic and will require a thorough history and physical exam in view of the six month duration of your symptoms. Possibilities include high blood pressure, anemia, thyroid dysfunction, iron deficiency, inner ear disorder or even chronic anxiety. ...Read more

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I have ringing in my ears, confusion, dizziness, and headaches all happening for several months?

I have ringing in my ears, confusion, dizziness, and headaches all happening for several months?

Menieres disease?: This maybe related to unusual pressures in the inner ear and it's called Menier's disease and consisted of triad of headache, imbalance and buzzing sound, neuromoas can sometimes manifest this way and of course migraines is in the list as well. .. I would like for you to see a neurologist soon. .. ...Read more

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Headaches, dizzy, nauseated, ringing in the ears?

Headaches, dizzy, nauseated, ringing in the ears?

It is time to see: A neurologist. Neurologists specialize in disease of and damage to the nervous system. Re.: make an appointment with your primary care physician to discuss whether a visit to a neurologist is warranted.
Hope it helps... ...Read more

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I have headaches ringing in my ears dizzy nauseated and forgetfull?

It is time to see: A neurologist. Neurologists specialize in disease of and damage to the nervous system.
Re.: make an appointment with your primary care physician to discuss whether a visit to a neurologist is warranted. ...Read more

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Ringing in ears, worse in right ear. Killer headache, and dizziness. What's wrong? Help please

Ringing in ears, worse in right ear. Killer headache, and dizziness. What's wrong? Help please

Could be --: Do you have hearing loss? How long do you have symptoms? Other symptoms? Based on your description, there are several possibilities: vestibular migraine, middle ear infection, vestibular neuritis and labyrinthitis, etc. You should see a doctor and get an exam, rule out infection and then treat as appropriate. ...Read more

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I recently went to the hospital an was told I could have vertigo. Since then I have had constant dizziness and headaches with ringing in my ears?

I recently went to the hospital an was told I could have vertigo. Since then I have had constant dizziness and headaches with ringing in my ears?

Vertigo: Were you given any medicine for that. You should follow up with your doctor and may need further evaluation to confirm the diagnosis and you may need a prescription for antivert (meclizine)
but the diagnosis has to be confirmed as there are other causes of your symptoms. ...Read more

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I have ringing in my ears, confusion, dizziness, headaches all happening for months I have been treated for migraines with no luck and told not meniers.

Cervicogenic HA: Is a very common headache secondary to neck involvement. Cervicogenic headache is a unilateral pain provoked by neck movement or by pressure on the neck. These headache patients usually had a reduced cervical range of motion in association with the headache, dizziness, etc. Rec.: see orofacial pain or headache specialist for evaluation and treatment.
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Headache, ringing left ear, burning eyes, and dizziness what could be causing all this?

Headache, ringing left ear, burning eyes, and dizziness what could be causing all this?

Headache: Your symptoms can be due to many things: how much water are you drinking a day? What is your diet? Consult with us to see if we can help you get rid of your symptoms. ...Read more

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Headache ringing ears sinus pain dizziness when bending forward shoulder and neck pain?

Headache ringing ears sinus pain dizziness when bending forward shoulder and neck pain?

Migraine: Is a serious and complex neurologic disorder. Headache, vertigo, visual disturbances nausea, sensitivity to light or sound, dizziness, neck pain. This condition must be professionally managed. Often use of Excedrin will lead to medication overuse headache. Rec.: see an orofacial pain or headache specialist for evaluation to avoid unnecessary future pain and suffering. ...Read more

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I've got constant dizziness and tiredness and sometimes headaches, ringing in my ears. Had a blood test and it's clear. What could it be?

I've got constant dizziness and tiredness and sometimes headaches, ringing in my ears. Had a blood test and it's clear. What could it be?

VERTIGO EVAL: Vertigo you need an exam and labs. Lab work up TFTS/VITD/B12/ Folate/LYME TITERS/ACEI LEVEL/. TX: antivert/me drop dose Pak. Also start low salt GF diet WholeApproach. Com. If symptoms persist then MRI of the brain is needed to define the anatomy ...Read more

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Dizziness and naseua constant. Headaches constant worsens as day progresses. Eyes sometimes blackout. Fatigue. Ringing in ears. Healthy weight?

Dizziness and naseua constant. Headaches constant worsens as day progresses. Eyes sometimes blackout. Fatigue. Ringing in ears. Healthy weight?

Need more info: Depending on the length and severity of the symptoms there may be a more serious cause. Whenever the cause is potentially serious it is best to be seen in person to rule out more significant issue. Once these have been ruled out a more extensive workup can be undertaken for less serious causes. See a medical provider today to make sure a serious condition is not ignored. ...Read more

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Motorcycle accident & ctscan 3wks ago normal have symptoms of dizzy cloudy ears ringing headache anxiety what type of test do they do for concussions?

Motorcycle accident & ctscan 3wks ago normal have symptoms of dizzy cloudy ears ringing headache anxiety what type of test do they do for concussions?

Neurological exam: A good neurological examination to document and track the symptoms and findings-particularly with the dizziness. This will be useful to follow for improvement which should occur over the next several weeks. Also the examination of the ears (tympanic membranes) to ensure there are no signs of blood or fluid behind the eardrum that can contribute to the symptoms. ...Read more

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I have seizures and yesterday I banged my head eleven times during a seizure. I have a pounding headache, ringing ears, nauseous, dizzy?

I have seizures and yesterday I banged my head eleven times during a seizure. I have a pounding headache, ringing ears, nauseous, dizzy?

You haven't posed a: Question. If you wonder if you need to see your neurologist straight away, the answer is yes, given your uncontrolled seizures & your current symptoms that may signify post-concussive syndrome (PCS). Read about PCS on www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/post-concussion-syndrome/basics/definition/con-20032705 but don't delay seeing your neurologist. Take care of yourself. ...Read more

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I have a hard painful lump just behind my ear by the hairline. It's rock hard, tender, I also have headaches, dizziness, and a ringing in my ear.

See Your Dr: Assuming lump, headaches, ear-ringing and dizziness started more or less together or w/in a short period of time (as opposed to say, you had headaches or dizziness for years which now worsened), I would see your doctor without delay. These could be serious. They could also be related to a musculo-skeletal condition. A doctor will need to see and examine you to help. ...Read more

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I just had a severe heart fluttering, followed by ringing of the ears, and a slight headache. Now I feel weak and dizzy. My sugar is 6.6. What else could it be?

I just had a severe heart fluttering, followed by ringing of the ears, and a slight headache. Now I feel weak and dizzy. My sugar is 6.6. What else could it be?

Go to your doctor: On the less severe end this could simply be a low blood sugar or low blood pressure after strenuous activity (need more information for this one). On the more severe end this could be heart-related and therefore needs to be evaluated either by your family physician or in the ER if it persists. ...Read more

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Ringing in ears, slight headache, dizzy/spinning/vertigo feeling when sitting still. No fever. Eyes feel heavy/tired.?

Ringing in ears, slight headache, dizzy/spinning/vertigo feeling when sitting still. No fever. Eyes feel heavy/tired.?

Could: Be benign positional vertigo. Inner ear stones can cause this phenomenon. Other things such as ear infections, sinus infections can also contribute. You should be examined to confirm or rule out all of these possibilities. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have a headache, chest pain, nausea, left arm is uncomfortable, dizziness, ringing ears and weird a numblike feeling under tongue. ER or no?

I have a headache, chest pain, nausea, left arm is uncomfortable, dizziness, ringing ears and weird a numblike feeling under tongue. ER or no?

ER: Chest pain with nausea and left arm symptoms requires an urgent evaluation to rule out a cardiac event. Please visit your closest emergency room. ...Read more

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Dull constant headache worse as day progresses. Dizziness and eyes sometime black out. Moderate fatigue ringing in ear, all for 2months? Healthy weight

Dull constant headache worse as day progresses. Dizziness and eyes sometime black out. Moderate fatigue ringing in ear, all for 2months? Healthy weight

TVL: Your description sounds like transient visual loss (tvl) which needs additional evaluation to rule out serious vision-threatening causes. Go see an eye doctor. ...Read more

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Spotting headache fatigue dizzy tingling legs and ringing ears ears feeling clogged?

Spotting headache fatigue dizzy tingling legs and ringing ears ears feeling clogged?

Headaches: Headaches can be due to many things: dehydration (be sure drinking 64oz h20 each day), migraines, anxiety (breath into bag if current anxiety: talk to md if anxious), viruses (lyme, etc), new onset diabetes, autoimmune disorder, increased intracranial pressure/papilledema, brain tumor. See your md to be sure blood pressure and blood tests are normal. ...Read more

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Dizzy spells/headaches on top of head moving/standing. Normal EKG, VISION, EARS, PEE. 4 days now.

Dizzy spells/headaches on top of head moving/standing. Normal EKG, VISION, EARS, PEE. 4 days now.

Dizzy with headache: Lasting 4 days. I suggest you scan the head and makes sure you don't have a problem. At least run this by a neurologist. The acute onset of a headache with dizziness can be symptoms of a cerebellar hemorrhage or other potentially life threatening condition ...Read more

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Pink spotting, headache fatigue dizzy tingling legs and ringing ears, ears feeling clogged. Please help?

Pink spotting, headache fatigue dizzy tingling legs and ringing ears, ears feeling clogged. Please help?

Could be anemia: I assume that the pink spotting refers to vaginal discharge. Given you are female the remainder of the symptoms could be related to development of an anemia. If it is not around the time of your menses and you are spotting I would strongly suggest that you go be evaluated for possible pregnancy if you are sexually active; also CBC and iron studies to see if you are anemic regardless. ...Read more

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I've been having. .. Daily hives, headaches, ringing ears, metallic taste in back of throat. Lightheadedness/dizziness. Any ideas?? Thanks

I've been having. .. Daily hives, headaches, ringing ears, metallic taste in back of throat. Lightheadedness/dizziness. Any ideas?? Thanks

Medicine?: First question is: Are you taking any medications? What you're describing sounds a lot like medication side effects. ...Read more

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My 11 year old has scattered severe bruising all over her legs, ringing in her ears, dizziness, headaches and a red bumpy rash? Chance of leukemia?

My 11 year old has scattered severe bruising all over her legs, ringing in her ears, dizziness, headaches and a red bumpy rash? Chance of leukemia?

Needs to be tested: I would have a CBC (complete blood count) performed today. The bruising makes me think about low platelets. This can happen in leukemia, but is also common in post-infectious situations like itp. Her headaches and ringing in her ears could be viral infection, or even bacterial infection. However, headaches can be seen with anemia. A simple blood test will be very helpful. Good luck. ...Read more

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Headaches dizziness for 2 months eye black outs ear ringing 2 weeks. Bloodshot and yellow eyes 2 days. Pressure an throbing head. Sore neck?

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Headaches dizziness for 2 months eye black outs ear ringing 2 weeks. Bloodshot and yellow eyes 2 days. Pressure an throbing head. Sore neck?

Hepatitis: Your symptom of yellow eyes suggests hepatitis. See your primary care doctor immediately for exam and blood test. ...Read more

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For the past 3 months I've been getting severe headaches (especially from coughing/sneezing), dizziness, ringing in ears, fatigue, nausea and clumsiness. Had MRI done. Was told nothing is wrong.

For the past 3 months I've been getting severe headaches (especially from coughing/sneezing), dizziness, ringing in ears, fatigue, nausea and clumsiness. Had MRI done. Was told nothing is wrong.

Migraine?: You may still be suffering from migraines and your triggers could very well be coughing and/or sneezing. Migraines are often accompanied by what seem like odd symptoms like dizziness, nausea, clumsiness, etc. Have you talked to your family doctor about the possibilities of all the different kinds of headaches? Could you ask him/her about the possibility of these being migraines and starting treatment? ...Read more

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Right side only dizzy, fullness/ringing in ear, see yellow spots, off balance, joint/muscle cramps, routine headaches, forgetful, disoriented, shoulder pain?

Right side only dizzy, fullness/ringing in ear, see yellow spots, off balance, joint/muscle cramps, routine headaches, forgetful, disoriented, shoulder pain?

Get evaluated: Are those sx new or something you've experienced before? In any case, call your primary care doctor to set up a meeting and discuss your symptoms to figure out "why? " you're experiencing them. Once you've done that, you can decide on a course of action. Good luck! ...Read more

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Withdrawal from sertraline itchy skin, headaches, pain in between breasts, dizziness, ringing in ears, tingling in hands & feet. Is this normal?

Withdrawal from sertraline itchy skin, headaches, pain in between breasts, dizziness, ringing in ears, tingling in hands & feet. Is this normal?

Zoloft (sertraline): Yes, depending on the dose, how long u have been on the medication, and how rapidly u were tapered off of it. If symptoms not releaved within a week, talk to the prescribing doctor. ...Read more

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My 11 year old has had knee and hip joint pain for a year now. Her bruising is getting worse, she gets dizziness, ringing in her ears, headaches and a rash. What should ido?

My 11 year old has had knee and hip joint pain for a year now. Her bruising is getting worse, she gets dizziness, ringing in her ears, headaches and a rash. What should ido?

See rheumatologist: These long standing problems should be evaluated by a pediatric rheumatologist. They will be able to do a good physical exam and some screening blood tests to help figure out what is going with your daughter. You could start with your pediatrician if they are comfortable ordering the initial testing, but they may choose to refer. ...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