I have a 12yr old neice who is experiencing headaches,

Patient

Q: I have a 12yr. old neice who is experiencing headaches, dizziness, shortness of breath, nausea and quizziness, she says her legs sometimes feels as though they are going to give away

Symptoms:  Headaches, hot flashes, dizziness, shortness of breath, nausea and quizziness and blurred vision
Doctor

A:   Hi.

Headache with blurred vision, nausea and dizziness needs MRI of the brain at the earliest. Rest of the symptoms have their own importance but this triad is indicative of something in the brains.
I would advise you to take her to the Neurologist for clinical evaluation, physical examination, investigations of blood and other tests as may be needed.

The treatment will obviously be dependent upon the probable diagnosis that can be done with time.

Related Q&A

Q: On my home tonight while driving my car, I pulled over and read a message in my car. I ended up sitting in my car for...

Q: My kid is exibiting poor behavior due to consumming suger in large amounts. When his diet is controlled he is fine. H...

Q: How to help my 13 year old girl to grow higher We are concern about my 13 year old daughter growth, (born in Novembe...

Q: I have found two small bumps on my vagina but i have yet to have sex and nor have i shaved down there. But im still a...

Q: I am a 19 year old female and there are a couple of small(about nickle) sized lumps in my butt crack , they hurt if p...

 
DOCTOR ADVISORY BOARD
218

Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician
173

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician
138

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist
98

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon
CNN
BBC
MSNBC
CBS
abcNews
FoxNews