G. R. Holt, J. R. Thomas

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Vertigo, with or without nystagmus, may accompany many diseases. Most causes are transient and benign. A systematic approach saves valuable time. Nonrotational dizziness must be distinguished from true vertigo in which a sensation of motion is involved. Careful evaluation of nystagmus is essential, as is a complete cardiovascular examination. Meniere's syndrome, while common, is overdiagnosed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)84-92
Number of pages9
JournalAmerican family physician
Issue number4
StatePublished - Oct 1 1976
Externally publishedYes

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  • Family Practice


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