A disorder of the inner ear – balance and hearing. The diagnosis requires all the signs and symptoms below to be present. The clinical condition is characterised by intermittent attacks of these symptoms usually in one ear. Attacks typically last 2 – 4 hours but can be longer or shorter. It most commonly affects adults (women more than men) between ages of 35 and 55. The cause is not known.
Your doctor will be able to advise on what may help with the episodes.
Diagnosis will be made only after full audiological and ENT assessment.