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Dizziness, nausea, due to labyrinthitis. Fatigue a normal symptom?

I was diagnosed with labyrinthitis 5 weeks ago and I have recovered from the dizziness and nausea quite well. However, I am still very very fatigued to the point that I still can t go back to work. Is this normal? I also don t feel that the weakness has improved much over the last week. Could the fatigue be caused by something else? Thanks!
Asked On : Tue, 23 Oct 2012
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Dear patient,

Thanks for your concerns. As you know, the labyrinthitis was a consecuence of an infection, most likely viral, and depending on the type of virus, some are associated with more faigue and a prolonged convalescence period; Epstein Barr, for example, is particularly known for this. So, in context, I think it is still part of the gradual recovery period.

Yours truly,

Dr Brenes-Salazar MD
Mayo Clinic MN
Answered: Fri, 13 Sep 2013
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