Topic: Diagnostic Dilemmas and Testing

Created By: tigersfan168 | 2015-10-11 00:30 | 1 Comment

I work in retail, I need a way to hide the electrodes on my head, so I do not get stares from people and kids asking me questions. I know it will happen, I'd feel more comfortable hiding it well....

Created By: aldrichnich | 2015-10-03 17:26 | 2 Comments

I am a 33 year old female having horrible migrain type pain that is constant in my head. It feels like my head is constantly shaking on the inside of my head. Difficulty getting my words out. So...

Created By: sardimick | 2015-09-29 21:08 | 0 Comments

 

Hello everyone,

I am a 37 year old female with TLE. I had a week long video eeg last week to determine exactly where my seizures originate. Before my hospital stay I was not able...

Created By: ln | 2015-09-17 21:16 | 1 Comment

Hello all,

 

I am very confused about what I should do. Will try to shorten my story...

As a child, I had a few absence seizures. For the next 25 years, I never had anything...

Created By: tigersfan168 | 2015-09-15 14:08 | 0 Comments
Created By: wookiegoldfur | 2015-09-03 02:14 | 3 Comments

Hi, I'm new! I just wanted to get some opinions. I had an "episode" at work one day back in February. It was a brand new job, in fact it was my second day. I was dealing with some anxiety at that...

Created By: Joentab | 2015-08-17 13:28 | 1 Comment

In April of this year, I had what I call my first of many episodes. I get dizzy room sways feels like someone is spinning my brain. SeverE headaches, extreme vertigo. That comes in short bursts...

Created By: Sharon_Julianne | 2015-08-06 12:45 | 1 Comment

My daughter just had her 2nd EEG - the first Neurologist described her EEG as having "multiple subclinical seizures per hour" - the 2nd one said they weren't seizures but "markers" - what does...

Created By: Colleen Frances | 2015-08-05 16:04 | 1 Comment

Hi,

New here and worried.  My husband had one seizure in February...his first one.  He is 65 and has no seizure history prior for himself or in the family.  We were opening a new business,...

Created By: LisaMarie82 | 2015-07-31 18:00 | 0 Comments

Hi everyone,

Here's the situation in a nutshell. We were advised to bring my 2 year old son to a pediatric neuro for an eeg and 24 hour eeg for what we thought were absence seizures. The...

Created By: DVDDVDDVD | 2015-07-18 19:29 | 1 Comment

I'm a family member helping with an epileptic and about a year and 1/2 ago, an EEG and related studies were done over 5 days to determine proper medication levels for her.  And the resulting...

Created By: amdad86 | 2015-07-16 14:14 | 0 Comments

I was referred by another doctor because she thought I was having seizures.  The neurologist, from day one, was dismissive and demeaning.  She told me from the get go that I wasn't having seizures...

Created By: rebecca grace | 2015-07-16 02:10 | 0 Comments

I'm 16 years old, almost 17, and I've been experiencing some strange things for quite a long time... I am physically healthy, except that I have insomnia. Mentally, I suffer from severe anxiety +...

Created By: jacki60 | 2015-07-09 02:02 | 0 Comments

I was just diagnosed with Alzheimer/dementia. But neurologist said I am having seizures. But I am not. My eeg test said bitemporal dysrhythmia and sharp wave discharges predominantly over the...

Created By: ssnsjm@yahoo.com | 2015-07-08 20:10 | 0 Comments

My daughter just turned 1 1/2 and she has had 3 episodes in the last 3 months where she wakes up between 4-5 am with a terrified cry followed by rapid blinking and her body jerking. She had an EEG...

Created By: skyward | 2015-07-07 18:01 | 0 Comments

OK, so here's a weird one....I was at a routine Dermatology checkup and we decided to take off what appeared to be only a larger cyst (about 1/2 inch across and red) out of the back of my neck.......

Created By: Pink_lilly | 2015-07-05 19:32 | 0 Comments

I think I may be having seizures, but I'm not sure. It started a while ago, when I'd getting this feeling in my stomach, and my eyes would twitch open and close and look in one direction so...

Created By: Lup75 | 2015-06-25 17:27 | 1 Comment

Anyone having weird headache on left or right of the head? Or pain on the eye? Nerves shakiness? Help!

Created By: AMPetti | 2015-06-25 14:41 | 2 Comments

 

I give yall props that can stay here for a full week. Only been here 4 days and I'm done!

So I had two episodes while being here and no epileptic activity was found. I'm being...

Created By: mommarunner | 2015-06-25 10:39 | 3 Comments

I posted a few posts down regarding my 9 year old son. He had 2 eegs which showed epileptic activity during hyperventilation and photo stimulation then the 2nd eeg showed it was coming from his...

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