Benign Positional Vertigo Topic Guide

Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo: Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) is a common cause of vertigo. Causes of BPPV include infections, nerve inflammation, ear surgery complications, medication side effects, and more. Symptoms of BPPV are vertigo (a spinning sensation), nausea, vomiting, loss of balance, and nystagmus. Treatment may be with medication or therapy with health care professionals specializing in BPPV disorders.

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