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I have been suffering from dizziness and now, I am experiencing some feelings of coldness/numbness in my left side of the face, it lasts sometimes up to 2 hours, but eventually goes away...but just recently a new symptom has crept up that when I get my dizzy spell I feel like there is like water or something on my neck??? I have been to my family doctor and to emergency twice in the last week...first they said it was an infection behind my right ear, now the infection is gone, and they are saying its viral....I'm going crazy with this dizziness/numbness in my head.....please help.
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replied September 30th, 2017
Welcome to e health forum.

Any medical condition cannot be diagnosed without a complete physical examination.

The symptoms that you have been enduring, could be due to -

1. Dehydration or electrolyte imbalance

2. Arrhythmic conditions or related cardiovascular disease - related to your Low blood pressure.

3. Anemia - which as per your history, you already have, and this needs to be treated properly to relieve your symptoms.

4. Benign Positional vertigo,

5. Peripheral neuropathy or Dysequilibrium (sensation of imbalance while walking) - due to infections of the Vestibular system.

It would be recommended that you consult a doctor and get a few tests including a hemogram, electrolytes, etc.

Based on the tests and physical examination your doctor or a neurologist can provide proper medications to control the symptoms.

I hope this helps.



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