Meniere's disease

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a disease of the inner ear characterized by episodes of dizziness and tinnitus and progressive hearing loss (usually unilateral)

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The symptoms of pressure in my ears and face subsided over several weeks and the Meniere's disease once again went into dormancy.
The AVERTS-1 trial was a 16-week, prospective, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial that enrolled a total of 165 patients with unilateral Meniere's disease in the United States.
Twenty five patients who had definite Meniere's disease and had either selective window application or weekly IT gentamicin were included into the study.
Meniere's disease is a unique, progressive disease of the inner ear, with unclear pathophysiology to be an enigma.
As of today there is really no known cure for Meniere's disease, but it can be managed,' Dr.
Meniere's disease results from abnormal fluid buildup in the inner ear.
Auditory and vestibular symptoms and chronic subjective dizziness in patients with Meniere's disease, vestibular migraine, and Meniere's disease with concomitant vestibular migraine," Otology & Neurotology, vol.
Symptoms of Meniere's disease and vestibular migraine can overlap.
Recurrent spontaneous attacks of vertigo over several years are often due to migrainous vertigo or Meniere's disease.
When the World Spins Out of Control" has a diagnosis of Meniere's Disease, one of the diseases of the inner ear.
He still berates the audience of course, but with an excuse - his Meniere's disease condition is exacerbated by flashing lights, so camera phones are kryptonite - and he's quick to soften the blow by following the rant with "I love you though".
Meniere's disease, a problem related to sodium and fluid balance in the ear, also may spawn vertigo, as well as hearing loss and tinnitus (ringing in the ear).
This includes people with epilepsy, migraines, Meniere's disease (ear ringing), cervical spondylosis and spine-related disorders, uncontrolled hypertension, people with weak joints and weak abdominal muscles.
A study published in the June issue of Minerva Medica indicated that supplementation with Pycnogenol, a natural antioxidant plant extract from French maritime pine tree bark, significantly improved inner-ear blood flow, making it a natural option for those seeking relief from symptoms of Meniere's disease, such as dizziness, ringing in the ear, hearing loss, inner-ear pressure and unsteady balance.
The common peripheral vestibular disorders include Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV), Meniere's disease, Vestibular Neuronitis, Acoustic neuroma, Labyrinthitis, Ototoxicity, Post trauma and Perilymph fistula.