Could my back and spinal pain be related to my dizziness and fainting?
Patient : I am a 22-year-old female in good health except for the following issue and severe acid reflux. I am thin and tall.
I passed out on Monday after experiencing the same symptoms I've been experiencing for awhile now: after rotating my back or straightening or extending my spine, typically while standing severe dizziness and bizarre shakiness almost to the point of convulsions;seizure-like followed by spotty and blurry vision that sometimes progresses to blindness. I get severe weakness in my limbs as well as tingling. This past Monday I blacked out all together and woke up on the floor of my bathroom in extreme pain. have no clue what these dizzy spills could be related to. I am not orthostatic positive or dehydrated.
I often times experience a burning hot pain on the left side of my back towards my side when I'm in the car for more than an hour and I get a similar burning pain in my heels. I have kyphosis. I have had severe migraines my entire life.
I am hypermobile in most of my major joints as well as in my spine and neck.
I know there's a chance I could have EDS Ehler-Dahnlos syndrome or Marfans syndrome) and I have appointments scheduled in October but who knows if that's related.
I have heard of dural ectasia in the Marfan community but I'm not sure if my symptoms match up.
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