Topic: Diagnostic Dilemmas and Testing

Created By: JustAgirLinThaWorLd | 2015-10-25 06:28 | 2 Comments

Can somebody help me decipher what exactly my latest EEG results mean please?

This has been the longest 7 (almost 8 years) of my life and just found a neurologist who is actually listening...

Created By: elliebellyyy | 2015-10-24 21:38 | 0 Comments

-Weird (quick) unreal feeling washes over me- all at once I feel like life&existence isn't real/doesnt make sense, fear, impending doom, extreme sadness, uncomfortable, like i need to cry...

Created By: sneezingsteph24 | 2015-10-19 15:57 | 0 Comments

A couple of weeks ago I was sitting at my desk at work and I sneezed. This was really weird because immediately after the sneeze I had a "deja vu" like feeling but it was actually not deja vu at...

Created By: dfatef | 2015-10-18 12:36 | 0 Comments

I just wondered and wanted to post somewhere for a researcher to potential find if there has been studies using spectrum analyzers to test the metals in patents blood and - or tissues with...

Created By: Maria Alcazar | 2015-10-13 09:22 | 5 Comments

Hello, my daughter is 8 and was diagnosed with complex partial epilepsy about a year and a half ago after having some episodes and a positive EEG.

She is taking Keppra but still had...

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...

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