Idiopathic bilateral vestibulopathy
Idiopathic bilateral vestibulopathy is a rare otorhinolaryngologic disease characterized by dysfunction of both peripheral labyrinths or of the eighth cranial nerves which presents with persistent unsteadiness of gait (particularly in darkness during eye closure or under impaired visual conditions or when standing/walking on uneven soft or wobbly ground) and oscillopsia associated with head movements. The disease may be progressive presenting no episodes of vertigo or sequential presenting recurrent episodes of vertigo.
Data from Orphanet are used to provide information on a disease's name, synonym(s), and overview.
Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version February 2024
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