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Feeling sissy while getting up, looking up, down. Blood test done. What could be the reason?

Hi my mom is 72 never had any health issue,she just get sissy ness just for seconds from last two weeks twice it thrice in day specially when she get up from bed or by looking up & down.we had blood checked with cholesterol , diabetes , glucose & it came normal Went to doctor twice but no change She just feel that from right ear side & it s winter here in Auckland (NewZealand) Is it happening because of winter or do I have to take some extra care?.. Plz advice Many thanx
Asked On : Thu, 5 Jul 2012
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Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response
During winter due to cold and nose or ear fullness, vestibular apparatus will be affected which can lead to vertigo or giddiness which comes on change in position.
I think your mother might have same problem which is causing giddiness.
she needs rest, drugs to suppress cold and antivertigo drugs.
if vertigo persists even after treatment with above drugs and it is increasing, you have to consult neurologist and take his opinion.
I hope you understood, get well soon.
Answered: Sun, 20 Oct 2013
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