Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo during Meniere’s disease attack

Georgios Psillas, Stefanos Triaridis, Konstantinos Markou, Victor Vital & Jiannis Constantinidis
Introduction: The association of benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) with inflammatory conditions such as vestibular neuronitis, head trauma or prior ear surgery has already been reported. In this study, we showed that BPPV can also be diagnosed in patients suffered from Meniere’s disease during vertiginous attack. Methods: A 55-year-old man, suffering from Menière’s disease in the right ear for a year, presented with a new vertigo attack in the affected ear. On the admission, the...