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Balasubramanian, Thiagarajan BPPV a review of literature. ENT scholar.

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    Abstract

    Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo is a commonly diagnosed condition 1. Studies reveal that this is the commonest cause of giddiness. This condition is commonly caused by dysfunction involving posterior semicircular canal. Lateral and superior canals have also been implicated rarely. It has been estimated that nearly 15-20% of all patients presenting with giddiness suffer from BPPV 2. This article attempts to review the current available literature in this topic.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: BPPV · Dix hallpike · drtbalu · Epley maneuver · otolaryngology online
    Subjects: Medicine and Dentistry > Others in Medicine and Dentistry > Medicine and Dentistry not elsewhere classified
    Divisions: UNSPECIFIED
    Depositing User: Dr Thiagarajan Balasubramanian
    Date Deposited: 17 Feb 2012 04:42
    Last Modified: 17 Feb 2012 04:42
    URI: http://opendepot.org/id/eprint/742

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