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Otorhinolaryngology Neurology

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A 52-year-old male with a longstanding history of diabetes and hypertension presents for evaluation of vertigo.

A 52-year-old male with a longstanding history of diabetes and hypertension presents for evaluation of vertigo. A head thrust maneuver (head impulse test) is abnormal when his head is turned to the right. There is no direction-changing nystagmus. There is no skew deviation. Which of the following is true?

A.

The patient likely has a vestibular lesion on the right

B.

The etiology is likely a viral infection

C.

The patient’s symptoms are consistent with central vertigo

D.

The patient likely has ipsilateral facial muscle weakness

E.

The patient likely has a right-sided cerebellar stroke

Please Select at least one option.