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What Causes Nausea And Dizziness With Compression Fracture?

My wife has a T 8 compression fracture. We were told that radiation treatment that she received to treat lower lung cancer contributed to the compression fracture. Along with pain she is experiencing nausea and dizziness. Is this related to the compression fracture.
Wed, 20 Apr 2016
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I am Dr.Bruno. I have read your question and understand your concerns. Let me try to help you

Question : What causes nausea and dizziness with compression fracture?
Answer : Compression Fracture is probably due to a secondary tumour from Lung Cancer. Nausea and dizziness can be due to either the tumour or the radiation

Question : Is this related to the compression fracture.
Answer : Not likely


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If you need any clarification / have doubts / have additional questions / have follow up questions, then please do not hesitate in asking again. I will be happy to answer your questions.

Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care.
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What Causes Nausea And Dizziness With Compression Fracture?

Hi, I am Dr.Bruno. I have read your question and understand your concerns. Let me try to help you Question : What causes nausea and dizziness with compression fracture? Answer : Compression Fracture is probably due to a secondary tumour from Lung Cancer. Nausea and dizziness can be due to either the tumour or the radiation Question : Is this related to the compression fracture. Answer : Not likely Hope you found the answer helpful. If you need any clarification / have doubts / have additional questions / have follow up questions, then please do not hesitate in asking again. I will be happy to answer your questions. Let me know if I can assist you further. Take care.