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Vertigo and fluctuating hearing-loss : Differential diagnosis: Ménière's disease, migraine, and psychogenic vertigo.

03:50 EDT 23rd July 2014 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Vertigo and fluctuating hearing-loss : Differential diagnosis: Ménière's disease, migraine, and psychogenic vertigo."

We present the case of a female patient suffering from recurrent vertigo and low-frequency hearing loss who was admitted for inpatient treatment with the diagnosis of Ménière's disease. After evaluation of all diagnostic examinations, including psychosomatic evaluation, a diagnosis of vestibular migraine with accompanying psychogenic vertigo could be confirmed and was treated accordingly. Neurotologic findings and the corresponding literature are reported.

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Tinnitus-Klinik Dr. Hesse im Stadtkrankenhaus Bad Arolsen, Große Allee 50, 34454, Bad Arolsen, Deutschland, hschaaf@tinnitus-klinik.net.

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Name: HNO
ISSN: 1433-0458
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