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What causes dizziness while tilting head back long after treating vertigo?

Sometimes when Im sitting and tilt my head back I get lightheadded. This sensation also happens when I stand up or lay down. Only lasts a few seconds.I have been treated for vertigo - about 10 yrs age - treatment worked - but lately getting the lightheaded sensations.
Mon, 26 Mar 2018
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Hello,

Your symptoms are typical of an inner ear disorder. For this reason, I recommend consulting with an ENT specialist and performing labyrinthine tests to investigate for an inner ear disorder.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Aida Quka
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