Lately, I have been suffering from combination of the following (Not always all of them):
Small, but noticeable ringing in ears (lasts for a few seconds)
Sometimes Panic Attacks
Chest pains in left side
Dizziness when standing (Perfectly fine when laid down or after a bath)
Partial numbness on left side of head and face (sometimes the right, mostly on left)
The other night i had an extreme headache on the right, back of my head, which was relieved by a pain killer and bath
Feeling fatigued (not always)
Lack of appetite
None of these symptoms are permanent, and I don't suffer from seizures, bleeds, passing out etc... I never have.
I went to my doctor who did a test where he told me to stand with my feet together, head in the air and arms out to the side with my eyes closed, and he said it was fine. Also my heart rate and blood pressure were fine.I am very concerned that I may have something wrong with my brain. Is this possible? What is the most likely cause of these symptoms?
I am 16 years of age, Dont drink, dont smoke, dont take drugs. I weigh 119 Pounds and I am 5ft 3 inches tall.
Welcome to the MedHelp forum!
Since you have hemifacial numbness and tinnitus or ringing in ear with dizziness you could be having acoustic neuroma which is a tumor of the 8th cranial nerve. Other possible causes of tinnitus have their origin in either your ear (Ménière's disease, otosclerosis, middle ear infections, wax in your ear canal and TMJ), or side-effects of medicines (aspirin, quinine, some antibiotics etc). Tinnitus can also be stress related. Please consult an ENT specialist.
Hope this helps. Please let me know if there is any thing else and do keep me posted. Take care!
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.