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Saed D, Baghestani S, Farshidi H. Unusual presentation of motion sickness: Case report . hmj. 2006; 10 (1) :89-92
URL: http://hmj.hums.ac.ir/article-1-1742-en.html
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Introduction: Motion sickness is a normal response to real. Perceived or anticipated movement. Although the prognosis is excellent it may be incapacitating for people with an occupation that requires constant movement, such as a flight attendant, pilot, astronaut, or ship crew members. The symptoms progresses from initial dizziness to vomiting. Fortunaterly most symptoms disappear once the stimulus is over.
Case Presentation: This a 48 year old man with history of Dizziness, generalized weakness, lightheadeness and nausea during microscopic examination of the slides. Recurrence of this problem has left him avoidant to educate in subspecialty of dermatopathology course. After unyieldfull evaluation for circulatory insufficiency as the cause of his dizziness, taking history again and more accurate, led to diagnosis of motion sickness.
Conclusion: Wi000th development of modern and new recreational and visuspatial technology, unusual predentations of the motion sickness is unavoidable. Therefore it is essential to think to this diagnosis to avoid unnecessary diagnostic evaluation wich inturn adds anxiety to patients and perpetuates their problem.
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Type of Study: Research | Subject: General
Received: 2017/10/17 | Accepted: 2017/10/17 | Published: 2017/10/17

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