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Symptoms of Vertigo - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   I'm at work, and the last couple times I've stood up I feel swirly; almost like vertigo.
And I was just on the phone and it was hard to get a couple words out.

What should I do?

Thank you for any help.
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   I feel ok, just light headed right now.
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
WHats the nature of job you do?
User :   I sit at a desk all day.
Doctor :  
Whats your age and gender?
User :   30/female
Doctor :  
User :   healthy, I don't have any issues, only take vitamins and ortho-low
Doctor :  
Do you have hypertension?
User :   no
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
COuld be a postutal vertigo/
Doctor :  
You can lie down for some time?
User :   not at work
Doctor :  
Check your bp?
User :   bp?
Doctor :  
If there is a fluctuation ,vertigo can occur.
Doctor :  
Blood pressure.
User :   oh, ok. I've never in the past had any issue with that. But who knows.
User :   Anything I should do?
Doctor :  
ok, if have not taken enough food it can happen

Doctor :   Do you any earing difficulty?
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