otolithic crisis

otolithic crisis

a sudden drop attack without loss of consciousness, vertigo, auditory disturbances, or autonomic manifestations.

o·to·lith·ic cri·sis

(ō'tō-lith'ik krī'sis)
A sudden drop attack without loss of consciousness, vertigo, auditory disturbances, or autonomic manifestations.
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Some people also experience 'drop attacks' or extreme vertigo that causes them to lose their balance and fall, also known at Tumarkin's otolithic crisis,' he added.