28-Year-Old Man With Severe Vertigo
- Atypical forms of paroxysmal positional nystagmus. Smouha, Eric E.; Roussos, Claudia // ENT: Ear, Nose & Throat Journal;Sep1995, Vol. 74 Issue 9, p649
Investigates the difference between atypical paroxysmal positional nystagmus (APPN) and the typical benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV). Examination of 100 patients with positional vertigo; Investigation of the central nervous system disorders in the patients; Difference in the...
- Benign recurrent vertigo. // British Medical Journal;9/29/1979, Vol. 2 Issue 6193, p756
Investigates the nature of benign recurrent vertigo. Definition of the disease; Consideration of Meniere's disease as the most common cause of the disorder; Conduction of positional nystagmus test to establish diagnosis; Prognosis of the syndrome.
- How Would Results of Head Impulse Testing Change Clinical Management? Crumley-Welsh, Wendy; Barin, Kamran // Audiology Online;Jul2013, Vol. N/A Issue N/A, p1
The article presents answers of Wendy Crumley-Welsh, Product Manager over ICS line of products and Kamran Barin, Director of Balance Disorders Clinic at Ohio State University Medical Center to the question how results from head impulse test would change clinical management of the patient.
- Swallowing-induced vertigo and downbeat nystagmus. Lee, Sun-Uk; Park, Jae-Han; Kim, Hyo-Jung; Deriu, Franca; Kim, Ji-Soo // Journal of Neurology;Dec2014, Vol. 261 Issue 12, p2457
A letter to the editor is presented which discusses the case of a patient with vertigo and downbeat nystagmus (DBM) induced by swallowing.
- Delayed diagnosis and treatment of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo associated with current practice. Wang, Hui; Yu, Dongzhen; Song, Ningying; Su, Kaiming; Yin, Shankai // European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology;Feb2014, Vol. 271 Issue 2, p261
The purposes of this study were to demonstrate the current status of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) management and the advantages of repositioning maneuvers as well as to facilitate the accurate and efficient diagnosis and management of BPPV. Of 131 participants with severe...
- Health 101 Vertigo: When It's More Than Dizziness. Miller, Blake // Self;Mar2009, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p96
The article presents information on peripheral vertigo, which is normally caused by inner-ear inflammation from a cold or respiratory infection. The symptoms include spinning sensations twice a week for at least two weeks, abnormal eye movement and increased sweating. It is stated that for...
- Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo. Guo Xiang-Dong // Journal of Neurosciences in Rural Practice;Jan-Jun2011, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p109
Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) is a common clinical disorder characterized by brief recurrent spells of vertigo often brought about by certain head position changes as may occur with looking up, turning over in bed, or straightening up after bending over. It is important to...
- Down-Beating Nystagmus in Anterior Canal Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo. Zapala, David A. // Journal of the American Academy of Audiology;Mar2008, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p257
Down-beating positional nystagmus is typically associated with central nervous system disease. Anterior canal benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (AC-BPPV) can mimic down-beating positional nystagmus of central origin, particularly when it is bilateral. Factors that increase the probability of...
- AVALIAÃ‡ÃƒO DA MANOBRA DE REPOSICIONAMENTO DE EPLEY EM INDIVÃDUOS COM VERTIGEM POSICIONAL PAROXÃSTICA BENIGNA. Costa, Viviane de Souza Pinho; Marchiori, Luciana Lozza de Moraes; Melo, Juliana Jandre; Rogério, Fernando Raphael Pinto Guedes; Amâncio, Mariana Kuss; Fontana, Any Danielle; do Nascimento, Camila Gonçalves // Revista CEFAC;2010, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p727
Purpose: to evaluate the stabilometry parameters after Epley's maneuver in individuals with BPPV previously confirmed through Dix-Hallpike maneuver. Methods: an experimental study which included patients with BPPV with positional nystagmus taking Dix-Hallpike's test and assessed in 2008, at the...