Dizziness, Headache, Lightheadedness And Numbness Or Tingling

Reviewed on 6/15/2020

These symptoms occur with a wide range of medical conditions, including middle ear infection, hyperventilation, and labyrinthitis. Hyperventilation syndrome is anxiety related and can occur with variety of symptoms. Viruses or bacteria cause middle ear infections. Labyrinthitis is an inner ear infection that affects your balance. Because symptoms of ear infections often mimic other medical problems, your doctor may need to perform a thorough evaluation to rule out other medical conditions. Your doctor is the best resource to evaluate these symptoms.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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