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Learn the causes of dizziness

Dizziness describes more than one feeling, including the feeling of lightness of the head, dizziness, lack of balance, and any situation in which the patient is abnormal. It is accompanied by the feeling that the body is moving forward and backward, and as for imbalance, it is a special term as well, describing a person's feeling that he is about to fall, and includes a strange and unusual way of walking, and the three terms must be distinguished because each term means a different feeling coming from a different place and the physiology of the disease that Lead to its occurrence different from the other.

Causes of head dizziness and imbalance:

Causes related to the ear:

This is represented by a feeling of lack of balance and often occurs as a result of problems in the inner ear, and here is a mention of some of the most common causes of vertigo that occurs as a result of problems in the ear:

 Inner ear infection:

Where a viral or bacterial infection of the inner ear is the most common cause of inner ear infection, and is the occurrence of sudden dizziness accompanied by hearing impairment, and symptoms can persist until the infection is completely cured, and among the viruses that can cause this type of inflammation is the Epstein-Barr virus Hepatitis virus, measles, rubella, mumps, influenza and polio.

 Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo:

As scientists have not been able to determine the main cause of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, but it may be associated with advanced age, and it is the most common form of vertigo, and it occurs as a result of the accumulation of very small calcium particles in the inner ear canals and is described by sudden attacks of vertigo that can begin when moving The head has a specific shape, such as turning over in bed, or suddenly moving the head.

Other causes related to the ear:

 Among these reasons, cholesteatoma, which is a skin growth that occurs in the middle ear, usually as a result of repeated infection, and causes dizziness and hearing impairment due to damage to the ear if it increases in size, vestibular nerve inflammation, which is often caused by a viral infection, and surgeries in the ear. Middle ear sclerosis Ramsay Hunt syndrome tears one or both of the membranes separating the middle and inner ear, causing fluid in the inner ear to leak into the middle. Meniere's disease.

Prevention of vertigo:

 To prevent dizziness caused by a central cause, a person must protect himself from the causes that may lead to a stroke by controlling blood pressure at a normal level, and paying attention to the lack of high cholesterol and blood sugar levels, as for the prevention of vertigo caused by a peripheral defect to prevent disease Mounir, for example, must pay attention to the salt levels a person consumes, and it is not possible to completely protect the soul from dizziness, but a healthy life is always better to prevent infection from most diseases.