If you are experiencing a medical emergency please dial 911 immediately
Your brain uses the input from four sensory systems to help maintain balance and position in relation to your surroundings:
If there is a problem with any of the above systems, you will probably feel dizzy (unsteady) or have vertigo (spinning) or poor balance.
|Primary Medical Reviewer||Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine|
|Last Revised||December 19, 2012|
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