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What is Balance disorders?

What is Balance disorders?

Any cause of a disturbance in a person's sense of balance. Inner ear, brain, vascular and nervous system ...more »

  • Balance disorders: Various disorders impairing the body's sense of balance.

Balance disorders: Introduction

Types of Balance disorders:

Types of Balance disorders:

  • Peripheral vestibular balance disorder - ear is affected
  • Central vestibular balance disorder - brain is affected
  • Systemic balance disorder - major body systems are affected.
  • Vascular balance disorder - blood flow is affected.
  • Vertigo
  • Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV)
  • more types...»

Broader types of Balance disorders:

How serious is Balance disorders?

Complications of Balance disorders: see complications of Balance disorders

What causes Balance disorders?

Causes of Balance disorders: see causes of Balance disorders

What are the symptoms of Balance disorders?

Symptoms of Balance disorders: see symptoms of Balance disorders

Complications of Balance disorders: see complications of Balance disorders

Balance disorders: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Balance disorders.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Balance disorders.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Balance disorders: Otolaryngologist, Neurologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Balance disorders.
Treatments for Balance disorders: see treatments for Balance disorders
Research for Balance disorders: see research for Balance disorders

Organs Affected by Balance disorders:

Organs and body systems related to Balance disorders include:

Name and Aliases of Balance disorders

Main name of condition: Balance disorders

Other names or spellings for Balance disorders:

Vertigo disorders

Balance disorders: Related Conditions

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