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An elderly gentleman with vertebrobasilar insufficiency often has episodes of sudden loss of consciousness. Which one of the following symptoms is also associated to this condition?<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />





1) focal limb weakness



2) lancinating facial pains



3) persistent quadriparesis



4) retrograde amnesia



5) vertigo





  #2

Vertigo?


  #3

5


  #4

5) vertigo


  #5

1?


  #6

vertigo


  #7

vertigo


  #8

vertibrobasilar insufficiency----> cerebellum + brain stem-----> movement + incordination-----> vertigo----->pt falling


  #9

why not 1)focal limb weakness??





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