Ataxia | Vestibular

Etiology

  • Stroke
  • Tumor
  • Trauma
  • Infection
  • Idiopathic

Symptoms

  • Abrupt onset
  • Nausea
  • Dizziness worse w/any head movement
  • Often can't stand
  • Falls to one side
  • Duration varies w/etiology

Physical Exam Findings

  • Decrease in sx if lie quietly w/eyes closed
  • Sx provoked w/any movement