i am 30 year old female.i feel dizzy all the time,hav frequent headache which earlier used to get relieved by sleeping bt now i feel heaviness in the head all the time.i feel out of place many a times.i got acuity,intraoccular pressure and vision checked.all normal except 0.5 power .apart from that i hav generalized joint and muscle pains all the time,feel extremely fatigued,dont feel like doing anything.pain is there in neck and both shoulders and upper back..i thought it could be cervical problems bt at this age??i had undergone cholicystectomy(gall stones) 1 month back with no complications bt sometimes i hav acidity problems...got multiple problems.feeling helpless.please give ur advise.
There are various possibilities for your symptoms.First of all anemia has to be ruled out as it can cause all the symptoms that you are having.Pls get HB and peripheral blood film done to rule it out. Important causes of dizziness include hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) or hypotension (low blood pressure) .Pls get yourself evaluated for that also.
Some other causes of dizziness are dehydration, infections,TIA,inner ear diseases,endocrine disorders like thyroid, adrenal glands, and pituitary gland disorders,anxiety and panic attacks,blood pressure medications,pain relievers and some antibiotics.Cervical spondolysis,vertebrobasilar insufficiency and carotid sinus syndrome can also cause dizziness.
I sincerely advise you to consult a physician/ENT surgeon and get these possibilities ruled out.Investigations like blood tests,blood sugar levels,CT scan head and neck and MRA may be needed to confirm the diagnosis.
Hope it helps.Take care and pls do keep us posted if you have any additional queries. Kind regards.
thanks for your advice....1 month back i had undergone gall bladder surgery for stones during which all blood and urine tests were done.they appear to be normal expect ESR was slightly raised and alkaline phosphatase mildly elevated.Hb was normal....TSH was normal .can my problems be related to my eyesight .wat abt pain in joints and muscles which hav aggravated after pregnancy 11 months back.shall i get my arthritis profile and RA factor.i had preeclimsia and postpartam hypertension during pregnancy with postpartam depression and anxiety i.e 10 months back...for which i had taken antidepressant for 6 months.now medication is stopped since 2 months...can it b related to this by anyways??? can postpartam hypertension 10 months back cause some problems in my brain???aneurysm, tumor etc....I AM Scared thinking all about this.....
Copyright 1994-2018MedHelp.All rights reserved. MedHelp is a division of Vitals Consumer Services, LLC.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. MedHelp is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.