TITLE

28-Year-Old Man With Severe Vertigo

AUTHOR(S)
Tafur, Alfonso J.; Kreuzinger, Lisa M. Baumann; Quevedo, Fernando
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Sep2008, Vol. 83 Issue 9, p1070
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case study of a 28-year-old Sudanese with severe vertigo. He reported illness that began with self-limited upper respiratory tract symptoms without fever, lasting about 5 days. On physical examination the patient was afebrile and in no acute distress, no nystagmus was present before provocative testing. The article discusses the initial steps to consider when developing differential diagnosis for vertigo patients.
ACCESSION #
34205913

 

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