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Giddiness: Introduction

Giddiness: A feeling on unease and unsteadiness. See detailed information below for a list of 12 causes of Giddiness, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Giddiness: Symptom Checker

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Stories from Users for Giddiness

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Medications or substances causing Giddiness:

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Giddiness: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Giddiness

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Giddiness: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Giddiness

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he suffered from sudden more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various more »

ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults. Some adults can more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians. Many patients with bipolar seek help from their physician, rather than more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to be diagnosed or have a delayed diagnosis. See misdiagnosis of eating disorders or more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression to be overlooked. See more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms more »

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Giddiness: Related Rare Diseases

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Giddiness: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Giddiness

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How Common are these Causes of Giddiness?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Giddiness. Of the 12 causes of Giddiness that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 11 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Giddiness:

The following list of conditions have 'Giddiness' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Giddiness Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Giddiness based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Giddiness:

    Medical Conditions associated with Giddiness:

    Mania (102 causes), Emotional symptoms (2080 causes), Balance symptoms (1691 causes), Coordination symptoms (2126 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Clumsiness (408 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Psychiatric symptom (971 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Mood symptoms (763 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Giddiness:

    Dizziness (1357 causes), Vertigo (169 causes), Balance disorders (1691 causes), Falls (86 causes), Dysbarism, Decompression sickness, Metahemoglobinemia, Meniere's disease (4 causes), Middle ear infection (29 causes), Eye problems (5412 causes), Low blood pressure (575 causes), Hypoglycemia (284 causes), Anxiety (895 causes)

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