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Experience:  MBBS, Diploma clinical Neurology
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I have a question about balance problems when walking, they

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i have a question about balance problems when walking
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: they assumed it was anxiety. i am taking propanonol
JA: How long have you been dealing with this? Is there anything in particular that seems to make the symptoms better or worse?
Customer: since september 2020. i am off balance and wobbly when i walk, if i’m sitting for a long time it makes it worse
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: my knees also seem to be stiff
Hi, this is Dr Ansari, welcome to JA.
Customer: replied 5 days ago.

Can you do following

Finger to nose test and Tandam walking.

Please mention your age and gender and state if you are diabetic?

Tandem Gait

finger to nose test

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
i feel wobbly when i do so. i am female 25
Customer: replied 5 days ago.
i am not diabetic

Can you make a video of the two and sent it to me.

Do you have any ear problem?

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
my left ear feels muffled a lot of the time. i also regularly get tonsillitis and ear infections

OK, so this is related to the balance organ in the ear. You have to get treatment for your ear infection, do a paranasal and mastoid x-ray and treatment of anti ba***** *****ke Serc 16 mg 3 times a day for 14 days this will desensitize you.

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
do i request that from my gp?

Do vertigo excersises.

Yes medication prescription by your GP

Treatment for ear infection as well.

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
thank you

You are most welcome.

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