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Topic: Diagnostic Dilemmas and Testing

Created By: kyliecoast | 2006-12-04 19:05 | 557 Views | 3 Comments

I fainted, and they are testing me for epilepsy.
Firstly the neurologist said that I will need to have a 24-hour sleep deprivation EEG. Then I had a regular EEG test which showed that I had...

Created By: sasquash | 2006-12-02 01:24 | 49 Views | 1 Comment

I've been having issues with what I will call a grey out, kinda of like a black out but eveything goes to grey instead with flashes and spots of light, like when you were a kid and pressed on your...

Created By: fzMousie | 2006-11-30 09:24 | 46 Views | 1 Comment

So my doctor just called me back. He has a report from my neuro and he wants to review it with me.

If I get told again that they are just panic attacks, I think I am going to scream.

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Created By: justpounds | 2006-11-29 11:15 | 111 Views | 5 Comments

I went to see my doctor as I believed I had symptoms of adult adhd, lack of concentration, being spaced out forgetting things bad working memory, anyway read a load about it and was convinced this...

Created By: justpounds | 2006-11-29 11:15 | 110 Views | 6 Comments

I went to see my doctor as I believed I had symptoms of adult adhd, lack of concentration, being spaced out forgetting things bad working memory, anyway read a load about it and was convinced this...

Created By: shelby2617 | 2006-11-28 18:49 | 86 Views | 1 Comment

I had this eeg done on August 11th about 7 hours after I had a "seizure" the results say: background rhythm consists of organized 8-9 Hz and having an amplitude of 25-30 mV seen maximally over...

Created By: Bedge | 2006-11-27 08:38 | 53 Views | 0 Comments

Hi Guys,

How does being left or right handed play in to Temporal Lobe E?

Created By: Zara | 2006-11-27 03:16 | 81 Views | 4 Comments

I have asked repeatedly for my E.E.G.'s, A.E.E.G.'s, and V.E.E.G.s'. I have been denied by over 4 doctors who over the last few yrs have done these on me. I was wondering if there is some...

Created By: Bedge | 2006-11-23 00:26 | 137 Views | 10 Comments

Well the VEEG results are in and .... nothing-ness! So in all of your experience, what may I expect? My first quick EEG came back with peaks in left temporal lobe (although we also did the...

Created By: mindscraps | 2006-11-21 05:02 | 68 Views | 4 Comments

In early September, I was admitted to a well-known mental hospital for evaluation and treatment of a possible mental condition. Since that first admission, I've been through a battery of tests,...

Created By: Missyat | 2006-11-20 23:02 | 53 Views | 1 Comment

Has anyone had this blood test?

I heard it costs around $3000.00 and insurance will not pay for it?

Epi wants Kevin to have it but geez my pockets are not that full (full with lint...

Created By: fzMousie | 2006-11-20 09:17 | 55 Views | 4 Comments

I have an appointment with my family doctor tomorrow. My husband is coming with me. I need help directing the appointment.

The appointment was originally to discuss painful nosebleeds,...

Created By: Eleanor | 2006-11-19 21:07 | 75 Views | 2 Comments

I have a sensation occasionally that is very concerning. I usually have it happen when i am in bed and awaken in the morning..

It feels as if i have been plugged into a light socket and my...

Created By: Colina | 2006-11-17 12:30 | 42 Views | 2 Comments

I have been going through my many years of journaling, something I highly recommend everyone do, so as to be prepared for my epi appointment. This is ridiculous!
Feb 5 1996
Was at...

Created By: Bedge | 2006-11-14 23:19 | 37 Views | 0 Comments

Right, we'll I have decide my brain is playing games. Forever in a state of 'peek-a-booooo .. where are youuu?' One week everything is fine, then BANG (peek-a-book) it all hits me again.

I...

Created By: Keri Kennedy | 2006-11-13 12:25 | 29 Views | 1 Comment

I just realized I should have come here earlier to post this - but alas I forgot about this resource.

My daugther goes in tomorrow morning for another VEEG. We found out Friday they want...

Created By: quinones2b | 2006-11-10 20:51 | 67 Views | 2 Comments

I was diagnosted with epilepsy (because people actually saw me have the seizures) but test even week long test at good hospitals never revealed anything...

However, after a divorce, I have...

Created By: Chich | 2006-11-10 17:17 | 27 Views | 0 Comments

I started developing what looks like epilepsy five years ago, collapsing about 3-5 times a year. With apparently normal CT, EEG (sleep deprived), MRI scans and blood tests, I still haven't been...

Created By: mrich | 2006-11-09 00:16 | 76 Views | 7 Comments

Hi, My name is Mari(Mary) I am new to this forum. I just had my first appointment with my Neuro on Tues. Am scheduled for EEG on the 15th. Here is my story.

On Oct. 17 at around 6:00am,...

Created By: shelby2617 | 2006-11-07 17:19 | 36 Views | 1 Comment

On August 11th I woke up at 6 am with a bad pain in my lower back, I stood up and my lower back felt worse, the next thing I remember my boyfriend ask me what I was doing in the floor, he said I...

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