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Lightheadedness with buzzing sound in my ears when I stand to walk--what is that?
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Dr. Edward Smith
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In brief: Circulation issue
Most likely you're having a problem with circulation to the brain and/or inner ear.
Antihypertensive medications and hardening of the arteries o the brain are the most common causes for this. Check your blood pressure when sitting & then when standing. If your blood pressure drops more than 20 points you have circulatory issues. Other causes relate to the auditory system. If so, consider ENT eval.

In brief: Circulation issue
Most likely you're having a problem with circulation to the brain and/or inner ear.
Antihypertensive medications and hardening of the arteries o the brain are the most common causes for this. Check your blood pressure when sitting & then when standing. If your blood pressure drops more than 20 points you have circulatory issues. Other causes relate to the auditory system. If so, consider ENT eval.
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