WOMAN, AGED59 (女性， 59岁）
D: I see you have had several attacks of influenza. Anything else?
P: I’ve had dizziness and I’ve been sick.
D: When did this start?
P: Two months ago.
D: How often are the attacks?
P: Nearly every day.
D: How long do they last?
P: Some last all day, some a couple of hours.
D: Does anything bring on these attacks?
D: Will you describe one of these attacks?
P: It starts with a headache—a throbbing headache(一阵一阵的跳痛). My eyesstart running（眼睛开始流泪）. I cannot touch them, they are so sore. And then the whole house goes around. Then it goes dark.
D: Do you see flashing lights?
D: When you say you go dizzy, what do you mean?
P: I feel I’ll fall over and the room spins round. If I go to bed, the bed goes round.
D: When you move, do you stagger?
P: I’m too scared to move.
D: Have you noticed anything else?
P: I cough a lot.
D: Do you bring anything up?（有没有痰？）
D: Is your hearing affected? Do you have buzzing or ringing noises?（听到嗡嗡声或钟鸣声了吗？）
D: In both ears?
D: When you go to bed, do you sleep?
P: I just lie and it goes off within a few hours.
D: Have you ever woken up like this?
P: No. It is always in the day.
D: Does movement of the head cause it?
D: If you suddenly get up out of a chair does it start?
D: How long have you been diabetic?
P: Four years.
D: Any other serious illness?
P: I had my gall bladder removed. （我做过胆囊切除术）
D: Anything else?
P: I had VD nine years ago（9年前得过性病）. I was in hospital for three weeks and had a course of injections（注射一个疗程）.