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Spinning in head
My mom feels spinning, vertigo whenever she wakes up in the morning. Also whenever she lies down on bed and get up from bed, she feels like spinning. She doesn't have enthusiasm for daily work.
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Dr. Chethan R S
General Physician 3 yrs exp Bangalore
Hi. It is BPPV. Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) is one of the most common causes of vertigo — the sudden sensation that you're spinning or that the inside of your head is spinning. Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo causes brief episodes of mild to intense dizziness. Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo is usually triggered by specific changes in the position of your head. This might occur when you tip your head up or down, when you lie down, or when you turn over or sit up in bed. Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo may go away on its own within a few weeks or months. But, to help relieve BPPV sooner, your doctor, audiologist or physical therapist may treat you with a series of movements known as the canalith repositioning procedure... Consult Ent specialist....
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