Terrence Shaneyfelt, Author at Gastroenterology Advisor

Terrence Shaneyfelt

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I. Problem/Condition. Vertigo is a symptom of illusory movement. It must be differentiated from other causes of dizziness, such as light-headeness and unsteady gait or disequilibrium. Vertigo is most commonly described as a spinning sensation of either oneself or the environment, but it can also be described as a sense of swaying or tilting. Vertigo…

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