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What are some types of balance disorders?

Many types of balance problems exist. Balance problems could be a consequence of several unique conditions.

• A number of people experience a sense motion or spinning which can also be referred to as vertigo.
• Vertigo might be attributed to many conditions, including:

1. Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV)
• Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo is a disorder arising in the inner ear.
• Its symptoms are:
– Repeated episodes of positional vertigo
– Spinning sensation
– Short duration
– Positional in onset
– Nausea
– Visual disturbance
– Pre-syncope
– syncope
– Emesis
– Rotatory nystagmus

2. Meniere’s Disease
In Meniere’s disease the symptoms are:
– Sudden vertigo
– Fluctuating hearing loss
– Buzzing
– Ringing
– A sense of fullness in the ear
The cause of this problem is unknown.

3. Migrainous vertigo
A migraine headache might cause
– Sensitivity to motion
– Dizziness

4. Acoustic Neuroma
• An acoustic neuroma is really a noncancerous tumor.
• It develops on the nerve that affects the hearing and balance.
• Symptoms can sometimes include:
– Dizziness
– Loss in balance
– Hearing problems
– Ringing in your ear

5. Kinetosis
Symptoms are:
• Dizziness while driving boats, cars and airplanes
• Dizziness in theme park rides.

6. Vestibular Neuritis
• This is a certain inflammatory disorder which may cause problems in the niche portion of the inner ear plus the nerve from that area of the inner ear.
• This can cause:
– Vertigo
– Nausea
– Imbalance
– Other symptoms

7. Herpes zoster virus oticus
• It is in the people who have a dynamic herpes zoster virus infection that infects the ear.
• They could experience:
– Vertigo
– Ear pain
– Other symptoms

8. Injury
• You might experience the signs of vertigo because of a head injury.
• This can be such as a mild traumatic brain injury.

9. Presyncope
• Many people may feel faint but remain conscious.
• In addition they may go through:
– Lightheadedness
– Dizziness
– Other symptoms

10. Hypertension drop
• A number of people may experience a tremendous lowering of their blood pressure level after standing or sitting up straight right away.

11. Cardiovascular diseases
• Some heart and circulatory diseases could cause presyncope.
• Heart diseases which might reduce blood flow and cause presyncope include:
– Abnormal heart rhythms
– Narrowed or blocked blood vessels
– A thickened heart muscle
– A reduction in blood volume

12. Disequilibrium
• A number of people may feel imbalanced or lose their balance easily when walking.

13. Inner ear problems
• Abnormalities with your internal ear could potentially cause a sensation of floating or heavy head, and unsteadiness at midnight.

14. Peripheral neuropathy
• Nerve damage in your legs could potentially cause balance problems.

15. Joint, muscle or vision problems
• Muscle weakness and unstable joints can give rise to your decrease in balance.
• Vision difficulties also can produce imbalance.

16. Medications
• Decrease in balance can be side effect from using certain medications.
• Lightheadedness or dizziness also is a complication from medications.

17. Cervical spondylosis, Parkinson’s along with other conditions may cause imbalance.

18. Lightheadedness
• Lightheadedness or dizziness also causes balance problems.

19. Psychiatric disorders
People may go through
– Dizziness
– Lightheadedness
– Depression
– Panic attacks
– Other psychiatric disorders.

20. Hyperventilation
• Abnormally rapid breathing often accompanies anxiety conditions and may cause lightheadedness.
• While many balance disorders are idiopathic you will find treatment options for specific diseases.
• It is critical to accurately describe symptoms to ensure the physician so that he can correctly diagnose the particular disorder and begin treatment.

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