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I had 2 bouts of vertigo where the room was spinning and it

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I had 2 long bouts of vertigo where the room was spinning and it would stop only if I laid propped up on several pillows and wouldn't move my head. I had whole body sweating at these times and nausea. Then I had a terrible headache for two days..it is mostly gone now. I have a doctor appointment on 12/1. Can I wait until then to have it checked or should I try to get worked in now? My symptoms are gone for now.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.

Hi. I think it would be best for you to be checked out now

While this may just have been benign vertigo it may have been a transient ischemic attack--a threatened stroke--so I'd advise you to see your doctor now

Let me know if you need any more information please

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.

My pleasure but let me know how it goes and please remember to rate my service to you

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