Doctor insights on:
Ear Imbalance Dizziness
Dr says sinus infection causing imbalance and dizzy headed. Ears feel fine. Balance good dr says. Could be another cause?
I have constant dizziness/vertigo/imbalance, r ear pain, nausea after 10 flights. I had abnormal vemp test & CT scan showing extremely thin bone on my superior sc canal. Can this cause my symptoms?
Yes: This sounds like superior semicircular canal dehiscence syndrome. For the affected ear, you can often can hear your eyes moving in your head or internal noises like creaking joints, or your heartbeat-called autophony. You can be sensitive to loud sounds. Certainly vertigo is possible. You need discuss with your doctor about whether surgery is advised. It can solve the problem quite effectively. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lately when i ear muffs in work i feel unbalanced, like a slight dizziness or vertigo. I never suffered anything before or don't have any pains?
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
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
Usually, no; but may: A boil in the ear (skin of the ear canal) , a furuncle, can be painful, but would usually not cause vertigo (spinning). While vertigo can be interpreted as 'dizziness' , 'dizziness' is a very vague/nonspecific symptom. The pain of an ear canal boil/furuncle could cause lightheadedness. Recommend medical exam (e.g. Ent or otology md), for evaluation & possible incision/drainage and antibiotics. ...Read more
Meclizine: Meclizine, 25mg is available over the counter as a possible relief. If this does not work, or you are having other symptoms such as deafness at the time of dizziness, or tinnitus (ringing) then you should be evaluated by an ENT specialist to rule out more serious issues. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Dizziness and hormonal imbalance
- Hormone imbalance and dizziness
- Ear fluid imbalance
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Inner ear imbalance symptoms
- Pressure imbalance in ears
- Ear water imbalance
- Ear pressure imbalance
- Talk to a urgent care specialist online for free