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see vertigovertigo
, sensations of moving in space or of objects moving about a person and the resultant difficulty in maintaining equilibrium. True vertigo, as distinguished from faintness, lightheadedness, and other forms of dizziness, occurs as a result of a disturbance of some part of
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Causes of dizziness and vertigo are broad, ranging from the benign to the life-threatening.
Prevalence of dizziness and vertigo in an urban elderly population.
Psychiatric origins of dizziness and vertigo. In: Jacobson GP, Shepard NT, Eds.
Lempert, "Burden of dizziness and vertigo in the community," Archives of Internal Medicine, vol.
Objective: Dizziness and vertigo were common but nonspecific symptoms of vertebrobasilar insufficiency (VBI), while out-of-date VBI has been falsely considered the major cause of dizziness symptoms by many clinicians in China.