Topic: Diagnostic Dilemmas and Testing

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...

Created By: AMPetti | 2015-06-20 13:55 | 1 Comment

I'm going to an EMU Monday morning and I feel like I'm walking into battlefield with anchors strapped to my feet because I KNOW what's going to happen! I'm petrified I'm gonna wake up and have no...

Created By: shadowx@tvscable.com | 2015-06-18 22:33 | 1 Comment

My nerologist said my EEG was normal - I downloaded it from online and just read it - It says it's "Abnormal"

18 channel EEG done in the awake and dowsy states. Poserior dominat rhythm is...

Created By: AMPetti | 2015-06-18 18:10 | 8 Comments

so I just had my epileptologist appointment today and at first it went well. I ended up having a breakthrough during my appointment. During my seizures my legs will go numb, like paralyzed feeling...

Created By: milas | 2015-06-18 11:39 | 0 Comments

I'm mother of a girl (soon will be 6 years old), which lately had certain health issues: vertigo, dimming of vision, weakness, headaches very rare, in case she gets scared of conditions above her...

Created By: Jolee93 | 2015-06-16 22:02 | 1 Comment

Hi, I'm a 22 year old female. For the past two months I've been having bad déjà vu episodes with a nauseous feeling. I can't concentrat on anything other than snapping back to reality. They last ...

Created By: mommarunner | 2015-06-05 21:22 | 4 Comments

I really hope any of you can help me understand whats going on with my son. He has been diagnosed with epilepsy and his neurologist said that the activity is coming from the frontal lobe yet the...

Created By: amdad86 | 2015-06-05 14:55 | 0 Comments

 

Hello all!  Yesterday I was diagnosed with epilepsy and I'm thrilled.  Sound crazy? I'm not.  

Nearly thirty years ago (after the birth of my daughter) I began having what I called...

EMU
Created By: srubin81 | 2015-06-03 15:26 | 1 Comment

I am going in for an EMU next Friday and I am starting to feel a bit  aprehensive. Not for the reasons you may think. This is the second EMU I have had. My first experience was horrible. However,...

Created By: nukem287 | 2015-05-27 15:40 | 1 Comment

Hoping somewhere here may have had a similar experience or some insight into the diagnosis process because I am really confused by my doctors...

My Story:

I am 28/yo male who has...

Created By: Leah412 | 2015-05-16 11:36 | 0 Comments

The last two months of my life have been absolute hell. I've been bouncing from doctor to doctor trying to describe the strange feeling that happened one day in my head. I'm 18, female, and one...

Created By: Mabrown | 2015-05-14 06:30 | 1 Comment

hi,

I suffered a grand mall seizure about 11 months ago which was believed to have been caused by stress and since I have had a few episodes where I get so dizzy and disorientated and I...

Created By: mnm13 | 2015-05-12 17:57 | 2 Comments

Temporal lobe seizure? Or jumping to conclusions?

Today I've had the strangest things happening and when I googled my Intense Deja Vu it lead me here. I was wondering if any of you could...

Created By: wiedmers615 | 2015-05-09 22:54 | 0 Comments

my son is 4 months old. He was born with a blood clot which caused a stroke and he stroke resulted and seizures we noticed four hours after birth. he was discharged from the NICU 9 days later on...

Created By: Chelsssx413 | 2015-05-07 06:51 | 0 Comments

So the other day I was super tired so I slept in really late only to wake up with an upset stomach. I thought I needed to poop since I was nauseous so I headed to the bathroom. When I sat down on...

Created By: holterl | 2015-05-05 23:17 | 0 Comments

Last Feb, 2015 I had a seizure. Have not had one for past 10 years. Since this seizure I have to eat every 2 hours or I get a empty pit feeling in my stomach and a aura feeling in my head that...

Created By: periwinklelane07@aol.com | 2015-05-04 05:58 | 1 Comment

I have been at this part of my job for several years.  My office is attached to a bus garage and I am overly exposed to daily fumes from forklifts, buses, trucks, etc - it has been noted since...

Created By: kellbilenkis@gmail.com | 2015-04-12 01:19 | 0 Comments

I'm not sure what's been happening, but for the past couple of year sometimes when there is an immediate increase in temperature I get extreamly nauseous and a tight feeling in my stomach (and...

Created By: Emanon | 2015-04-10 08:18 | 1 Comment

I am 26 years old now. When I was about 11 years old,there were two events that led my diagnosis of epilesy by local doctor (non neurological professional). The two events happened in two...

Created By: dped88 | 2015-04-02 13:10 | 3 Comments

Hello all! Today I had my first eeg I actually managed to stay awake through. I was diagnosed back in 2007 with frontal lobe epilepsy after abnormalities were found during my eeg in the left...

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