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What is subjective vertigo and dizziness?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

Subjective vertigo causes sensations that you are spinning. Dizziness is an overall feeling of lightheadedness. Dizziness, or lightheadedness, can occur on its own or along with other symptoms including vertigo, nausea, and irregular eye movements. In most cases, vertigo and dizziness are easily diagnosed and treated.

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