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seeing flashes of light

Has anyone experienced seeing flashes of light?  They lasted a few seconds then kept coming back off and on for a couple of hours.  I let my Dr. know about this and he wants another eeg done (my third one).  I have simple partial seizures.  If this has happened what kind of seizures do you have?


It starts throbing in one quadrant of vision and then grows into all my vision and I get nauseated and I want to throw up.  I then have a partial-complex seizure and am out for most of the day after that sometimes  I end up in the hospital because I have another one.  My husband says I have status since I have had children.  It doesn't happen very often.  I have had surgery twice.  My seizure focus is near my speech center and my visual center in the occipital lobe.  Each patient has a different focus.  My focus makes me sick to my stomach and if you have had anatomy and physiology.  My flashes look like mitochondria.  I also took microbiology too.  The flashes probably last looking at an EEG about 20 to 40 sec. put being a patient it seems for ever!  I hope that helps. 

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