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Delta Medix Patient General Information

BPPV
(Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo)

BPPV is due to a disturbance in your inner ear. Episodes are usually triggered by changing position and last a few seconds to minutes. It commonly occurs when a patient rolls over in bed. It can cause patients to feel like they are moving or spinning and can be associated with nausea, vomiting, and loss of ones balance.