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Can someone define vertigo please?
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Dr. Bernstein Joel
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
In brief: True spinning
Vertigo is the feeling that the room is spinning around or that the person has a subjective feeling that he or she is moving.
Although the symptom can be central (brain). It is usually inner ear injury in origin. Remember, vertigo is a symptom, not a disease. Therefore, you need to see an otologist (ear doctor) for a specific diagnosis and treatment. A neurologist may also need to be seen.

In brief: True spinning
Vertigo is the feeling that the room is spinning around or that the person has a subjective feeling that he or she is moving.
Although the symptom can be central (brain). It is usually inner ear injury in origin. Remember, vertigo is a symptom, not a disease. Therefore, you need to see an otologist (ear doctor) for a specific diagnosis and treatment. A neurologist may also need to be seen.
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