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How should I prepare for my doctor's appoint about my BPPV symptoms?

To help your doctor better understand and diagnose your symptoms of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo, prefer a list of symptoms and the circumstances preceding an episode of vertigo. It's a good idea to prepare a list of questions you may have about your symptoms to discuss with your doctor. You may also want to ask a friend or relative to accompany you, particular someone who may have been present during your symptoms.

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What is benign paroxysmal positional vertigo?
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