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Table 2 Symptom scores in total sample

From: Long-term symptoms in dizzy patients examined in a university clinic

Diagnostic groups VSS-SF
mean (SD)
VSS-V
mean (SD)
VSS-A
mean (SD)
Menière's disease 12.89 (10.70) 6.91 (6.36) 5.98 (5.21)
Vestibular schwannoma 8.65 (7.71) 4.35 (4.66) 4.30 (4.12)
Benign positional vertigo 13.80 (11.38) 7.92 (7.32) 5.88 (5.47)
Vestibular neuritis 13.43 (11.28) 7.15 (7.00) 6.28 (5.26)
Non-otogenic dizziness 16.24 (10.90) 8.72 (6.98) 7.52 (5.49)
Cervical dizziness 14.84 (9.98) 7.94 (6.55) 6.90 (4.85)
Total group 13.92 (10.82) 7.52 (6.79) 6.39 (5.28)
  1. The Vertigo Symptom Scale Short Form (VSS-SF), the vertigo/balance sub-scale (VSS-V) and autonomic/anxiety sub-scale (VSS-A) according to diagnostic groups in N = 494 patients examined in the period 1992–2001 in Bergen, Norway
  2. SD: Standard deviation