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Wht causes vertigo & how to cure it?Ithink it got worse after airplane ride last week.What can be the immediate treatment after having vertigo attack?

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In brief: Many causes

Paroxysmal vertigo can be associated with migraine, but other causes include benign positional vertigo, meniere's disease, and trauma to inner ear.
If travel in an airplane worsens vertigo, one must consider an endolymphatic fistula. An otolaryngologist can help greatly.

In brief: Many causes

Paroxysmal vertigo can be associated with migraine, but other causes include benign positional vertigo, meniere's disease, and trauma to inner ear.
If travel in an airplane worsens vertigo, one must consider an endolymphatic fistula. An otolaryngologist can help greatly.
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