Quiz: Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo
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Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) is a common disorder causing short episodes of vertigo – a false sensation of moving or spinning. BPPV occurs when the head changes position, stimulating the posterior semicircular canal of the inner ear. While it is usually brief and not dangerous, BPPV can cause serious problems for which group of people?

  • A.

    Infants and young children

  • B.


  • C.

    Adults in their 40s and 50s

  • D.

    Older adults 

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