CENTRAL & PERIPHERAL VERTIGO
Peripherally caused vertigo are due to problems with the inner ear or vestibular system. The most commonly diagnosed peripheral vertigo’s are Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) closely followed by Meniere’s disease. Individuals suffering peripheral vertigo generally present with imbalance, nausea, vomiting, tinnitus and ear pain.
Centrally caused vertigo arises from dysfunction of the central nervous system, brainstem or cerebellum. Commonly diagnosed central vertigo’s include cervical spine misalignment and multiple sclerosis.
PROBLEMS ASSOCIATED WITH VERTIGO & DIZZINESS
- Headaches & Migraines
- Nausea & Vomiting
- Gait changes
- Nystagmus & Blurred vision
- Neck pain & Cervical misalignment