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1

what is the hallmark of vestibular system disorders?

vertigo

2

resting nystagmus is accentuated by?

movement

3

is pendular or jerk nystagmus pathologic

jerk nystagmus

4

pendular nystagmus is_____

physiological

5

which planes can you have nystagmus?

horizontal, vertical, rotational

6

which type of jerk nystagmus: latency, adapts to position, fatigues on repeat testing, associated vertigo

peripheral

7

which type of jerk nystagmus: no latency, no adaptation, little fatigue, variable vertigo

central

8

vertigo + tinnitus + hearing loss

menier syndrome

9

what is endolymphatic hydrops

menier syndrome

10

when free floating particles (otoconia) get into posterior labyrinth

benign positional vertigo

11

what is benign positional vertigo

positional vertigo associated with nystagmus on head movement