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305 Possible Causes for Facial Numbness, Vertigo

  • Stroke

    , especially on one side of the body Severe headache Vision changes (in one or both eyes) Difficulty with swallowing Facial droop on one side Signs of a Stroke The F.A.S.T[onhealth.com] We present a case of a previously healthy 36-year-old man who presented with vertigo and vomiting. MRI showed posterior circulation territory infarction.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms include: Vertigo, like the room, is spinning. Imbalance One-sided arm or leg weakness.[strokeassociation.org]

  • Migraine

    A 45-year-old woman with a 20-year history of migrainous headaches presented with complaints of rightsided facial and hand numbness and paraesthesia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] PATIENT 4:: A 43-year-old man presented with a 5-year history of optical migraines and recurrent vertigo spells, lasting 30 seconds, which was misdiagnosed as positional vertigo[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] CONCLUSIONS: EH of both the cochlea and vestibule can be present in patients without Meniere's disease or vertigo.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Transient Ischemic Attack

    These symptoms include: Confusion or memory problems Difficulty understanding speech or sudden speech impairment, such as slurred speech Facial paralysis Sudden leg or arm[loyolamedicine.org] KEYWORDS: transient ischemic attack, vertigo, vertebral artery, ultrasound, kinking.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] How can we differentiate peripheral vs. central causes of vertigo at the bedside? What are the best medications for patients with vertigo? and many more…..[emergencymedicinecases.com]

  • Anxiety Disorder

    Dizziness embracing vertigo, unsteadiness and imbalance are common in the elderly, so is generalized anxiety disorder, which is a common psychiatric problem in later life.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] breath increased heart beats trembling dizziness chest pain sweating hot flashes headache feelings of unreality tingling sensations breathing faster than necessary nausea vertigo[web.archive.org] […] hyperkalemia, hypo- or hyperthyroidism, hypoglycemia, tumors (insulinoma, pheochromocytoma) Hematologic—anemia Neurologic—essential tremor, encephalitis, seizure disorders, vertigo[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Vertebrobasilar Insufficiency

    Other symptoms include visual defects (diplopia), syncope (drop attacks), dysphagia (difficulty swallowing), dysarthria , hoarseness, and facial numbness, or paresthesias.[encyclopedia.com] STUDY SAMPLE: Participants included 14 patients with vertigo of VBI origin, 14 patients with vertigo of non-VBI, and 11 matched controls.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other symptoms include visual defects (diplopia), syncope (drop attacks), dysphagia (difficulty swallowing), dysarthria, hoarseness, and facial numbness, or paresthesias.[encyclopedia.com]

  • Acoustic Neuroma

    However, there was a significantly higher incidence of facial numbness and diminished facial sensation, but not facial weakness, compared with the whole series.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Rotatory vertigo was also experienced in 34 patients (19.1%). Of the 34 patients with cystic lesions, 29.4% (10) had rotatory vertigo.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Five-year actuarial rates for any new facial weakness, facial numbness, hearing-level preservation, and preservation of testable speech discrimination were 1.1 0.8%, 2.6 1.2%[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Basilar-Type Migraine

    CONCLUSION: The relationship between BtM, dMV, and pMV refers to a distribution of severity across the disease spectrum of migraine-related vertigo.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] by vertigo spells and hearing loss that presents comorbidity with migraine) or benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (in which patients experience brief episodes of vertigo[books.google.com] […] p.Tyr1245Cys was detected in a patient displaying a changing, age-specific phenotype that began as benign paroxysmal torticollis of infancy, evolving into benign paroxysmal vertigo[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

    Common symptoms of an MS relapse or attack include new numbness, tingling, or weakness in an area of the body, painful loss of vision, vertigo, double vision, and sometimes[medicalxpress.com] Others may experience vertigo, a sensation that they’re spinning and losing their balance.[healthline.com] […] brainstem and cranial nerve involvement: optic neuritis internuclear ophthalmoplegia (often bilateral) trigeminal neuralgia diplopia (e.g. due to abducens nerve palsy ) vertigo[radiopaedia.org]

  • Migraine Headache Equivalent

    Five patients with migraine equivalent symptoms that include vertigo are presented.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ISSN: 0301-1569 (Print) eISSN: 1423-0275 (Online) For additional information: Abstract The two main problems in defining and classifying the syndrome of benign paroxysmal vertigo[karger.com] Benign Paroxysmal Vertigo is considered as an early manifestation of migraine related vertigo.[headache.imedpub.com]

  • Multiple Sclerosis

    , tingling, or pain: Facial pain Painful muscle spasms Tingling, crawling, or burning feeling in the arms and legs Other brain and nerve symptoms: Decreased attention span[medlineplus.gov] […] both with neurological symptoms from the sacral segments, such as weakness of the pelvic floor and bladder and bowel dysfunction, and to other symptoms such as ataxia and vertigo[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Vertigo, incoordination and other cerebellar problems, depression, emotional lability, abnormalities in gait, dysarthria, fatigue and pain are also commonly seen.[library.med.utah.edu]

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