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Patients with recurrent vertigo in the absence of cochlear signs remain a diagnostic problem. The absence of a standard system of nomenclature further hampers the understanding of these disorders. The term benign recurrent vertigo is suggested as a useful term to characterise many of these patients Cited by: 172.

Aug 30, 2012 · WebMD explains the causes, symptoms, and treatment of vertigo, a sensation of spinning that is related to problems with the inner ear.

This is a review of the literature on benign paroxysmal vertigo of childhood (BPVC), a peripheral vestibular disorder reputedly similar to benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) in adults. BPPV is a vestibular disorder seen in adults over the age of 50 years (8–10).Cited by: 14.

Benign recurrent vertigo head in a given position, and was brief. Thelatter phase slowly improved over periods of hours or days: however, permanent positional vertigo occurred in patient 2, and positional vertigo last-ing one month in patient 7. The frequency of attacks varied widely from one per Cited by: 172.