benign paroxysmal vertigo (BPV-C)

benign paroxysmal vertigo (BPV-C)

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CASE STUDY INVESTIGATION | The Unexpected Hearing Loss in a Dizzy Kid

History

Five-year-old female (DK) was referred for vestibular testing and an audiogram by the pediatric ENT to investigate vestibular neuritis as a cause of dizziness. DK’s mother relayed the history information—she thinks the dizzy episodes were related to vaccinations. 

Topic(s): Balance/Vestibular, Dizziness, Pediatric Assessment, Differential Diagnosis, Audiometric Testing, benign paroxysmal vertigo (BPV-C), International Headache Society

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Publication Issue: Audiology Today May/June 2018