Decompensated labyrinthine weakness presenting as de novo peripheral vertigo: a discrete clinical entity?

  • Alexandra Jahn
  • Published 2018 in The Journal of laryngology and otology

Abstract

OBJECTIVE A distinct subgroup of patients, presenting with apparently spontaneous onset of vertigo, is described. RESULTS Although vestibular evaluation revealed caloric weakness, the proximate cause of vertigo was not labyrinthine dysfunction, but rather the loss of vestibular compensation for an older and previously compensated labyrinthine injury… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S0022215118000063

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