Complex Dizziness

  • Varun V. Varadarajan
  • Patrick J. AntonelliEmail author


Complicated presentations of dizziness are diagnostic challenges. A complex symptom profile may result from the interplay of different conditions, an uncommon—sometimes merely underappreciated—disorder and presentation of a common condition in a manner that is either atypical or has features overlapping with other disorders. Clinicians must be cognizant of a plethora of comorbidities, exposures, and functional conditions that may cause or contribute to dizziness. In-depth inquiry into the nature of the dizziness and the past medical and family histories are essential to establishing an accurate diagnosis.


Dizziness Disequilibrium Vertigo Vestibular Migraine Ménière’s disease 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of OtolaryngologyUniversity of FloridaGainesvilleUSA

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