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When I turn Head to left (ext) I get dizzy, numb in right arm and leg

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  • Posted By: Ohioguy
  • February 18, 2007
  • 06:51 AM

almost pass out..Headache and nausea soon follow. Had Carotid Doppler done, no blood flow issues. See Cardiothorasic Dr this week.. Any clues

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  • went to cardiothorasic..he was not able to help me..sent me back to family doc with orders to go see a cardiologist. Also going to an ENT tomorrow..beginning to have a lot of headaches and such.
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  • Went to er last thursday...had mri, angiogram, and cat scan on head...R Vertebral artery is getting pinched, plus it is half the size of the left vretrebral artery...dizziness etc they are calling psyncope. Out of hospital monday...5 days in hospital. Have appt at the Cleveland Clinic next week.
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