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Forum Name: Ear Nose and Throat

Question: please help

mezza - Sun Aug 22, 2004 1:52 am

I have benn getting very dizzy in the head and felling very larthargic for bout 8 weeks now and I have been to 3 differnet doctors and one told me that I had a virus and the other told me that I was fine and the other told me that I have glandjalarfever, I am sick of it my head just feels so different hard to explain the feeling. the docter said there is nothing he can do I just have to rest. I cant even work cause every little thing I do makes me feel funny in the head . I have thrown up every now and then and occasionall diahear, they told me to just eat heaps of fruit and water, and glucose, is there any thing I can do to make me better

thanks for yuor help
Dr. Yasser Mokhtar - Sun Aug 22, 2004 3:28 pm

Dear Mezza,

This sounds like a virus that might have affected your middle ear. Being dizzy is the main sympom. The symptoms are related to slight increase in the fluid inside the middle ear giving rise to these symptoms. This is an entity that is not easy to deal with sometimes.

There are medications that can be offered to help with the dizziness but they do not help in some cases.

It is going to take a while to get over it.

Thank you very much for using our website http://doctorslounge. com and I hope that this information helped.

Yasser Mokhtar, M. D.

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