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Glossary for Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo

  • Aging: The medical conditions from getting older.
  • Ataxia: It is a neurological sign and symptom consisting of gross lack of co-ordination of muscle movements.
  • Coordination and balance conditions: Medical disorders of the systems of balance and coordination.
  • Dizziness: Feelings of lightheadedness or giddiness.
  • Ear conditions: Any condition that affects the ear
  • Head injury: An injury to the head
  • Hearing loss: A very rare condition described in two sisters. It is characterized by vision and hearing problems and incoordination.
  • Labrynthitis: Inner ear condition affecting various ear structures
  • Migraine: Chronic recurring headaches with or without a preceding aura.
  • Motion sickness: Nausea from any type of motion or travel
  • Nystagmus: Involuntary jerky eye movements
  • Nystagmus, Benign Paroxysmal Positional: A condition where certain head positions cause dizziness and abnormal eye movements due to abnormalities within the inner ear. Symptoms such as abnormal eye movements occur suddenly.
  • Tinnitus: Hearing noises in the ears: ringing, roaring, clicks, whistling, or hissing.
  • Vestibular neuronitis: Infection of vestibular nerve.


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