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Glossary for Balance disorders

  • All Disease Categories: All major disease categories
  • Balance symptoms: Problems with balance or vertigo
  • Blood conditions: Conditions that affect the blood
  • Brain conditions: Medical conditions that affect the brain
  • Concentration difficulty: Reduced concentration ability or lack of concentration
  • Coordination and balance conditions: Medical disorders of the systems of balance and coordination.
  • Depression: Various syndromes with excessive anxiety, phobias, or fear.
  • Dizziness: Feelings of lightheadedness or giddiness.
  • Ear conditions: Any condition that affects the ear
  • Fatigue: Excessive tiredness or weakness.
  • Giddiness: A feeling on unease and unsteadiness
  • Labrynthitis: Inner ear condition affecting various ear structures
  • Motion sickness: Nausea from any type of motion or travel
  • Multiple Sclerosis: Autoimmune attack on spinal nerves causing diverse and varying neural problems.
  • Multiple Sclerosis, Susceptibility To, 1: Multiple sclerosis is a nerve or spinal cord disease that causes random damage to parts of the nervous system. The result is a diverse range of possible symptoms depending on which parts of the cord are damaged, and how often the inflammation reoccurs. Typical symptoms are any kind of tingling, numbness, burning sensations, "pins-and-needles" or other types of sensory changes in various parts of the body. Researchers have discovered that some forms of multiple sclerosis are linked to a genetic defect. Type 1 is linked to a defect on chromosome 6p21.3.
  • Multiple Sclerosis, Susceptibility To, 2: Multiple sclerosis is a nerve or spinal cord disease that causes random damage to parts of the nervous system. The result is a diverse range of possible symptoms depending on which parts of the cord are damaged, and how often the inflammation reoccurs. Typical symptoms are any kind of tingling, numbness, burning sensations, "pins-and-needles" or other types of sensory changes in various parts of the body. Researchers have discovered that some forms of multiple sclerosis are linked to a genetic defect. Type 2 is linked to a defect on chromosome 10p15.1.
  • Multiple Sclerosis, Susceptibility To, 3: Multiple sclerosis is a nerve or spinal cord disease that causes random damage to parts of the nervous system. The result is a diverse range of possible symptoms depending on which parts of the cord are damaged, and how often the inflammation reoccurs. Typical symptoms are any kind of tingling, numbness, burning sensations, "pins-and-needles" or other types of sensory changes in various parts of the body. Researchers have discovered that some forms of multiple sclerosis are linked to a genetic defect. Type 3 is linked to a defect on chromosome 5p13.2.
  • Multiple Sclerosis, Susceptibility To, 4: Multiple sclerosis is a nerve or spinal cord disease that causes random damage to parts of the nervous system. The result is a diverse range of possible symptoms depending on which parts of the cord are damaged, and how often the inflammation reoccurs. Typical symptoms are any kind of tingling, numbness, burning sensations, "pins-and-needles" or other types of sensory changes in various parts of the body. Researchers have discovered that some forms of multiple sclerosis are linked to a genetic defect. Type 4 is linked to a defect on chromosome 1p36.
  • Ménière's disease: Ear fluid disorder causing balance problems.
  • Neurofibromatosis Type 1 (NF-1): Neurofibromatosis Type 1 is a genetic disorder often leading to the development of nerve tumors. The condition is also characterized by skin pigmentation abnormalities.
  • Neurofibromatosis-1: Genetic disorder often leading to tumors on nerves.
  • Peripheral type neurofibromatosis:
  • Sea sickness: A condition characterized by a feeling of nausea resulting in vomiting caused by the continuous motion of the sea
  • Vertigo: The odd balance sensation of inappropriate spinning or movement of the environment
  • Vestibular neuronitis: Infection of vestibular nerve.

 

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