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Topic: Diagnostic Dilemmas and Testing

Created By: Jmaedler | 04/2019 | 4 Comments

My 7 year old has had stomach pain and vomiting episodes since he was 2-3 years old. We have seen GI, Endocrine, Vestibular Clinic, and Vision...it all led to us being sent to a neurologist in Feb...

Created By: Kwalker3312 | 04/2019 | 1 Comment

Hello so I have been coming in this site for a while. I am a 28 year old female who just started having seizures a year ago. They started in my sleep I didn’t know I had it until I got up I was...

Created By: SueB_5bd5b13a99242 | 04/2019 | 1 Comment

Hello all! It's been awhile since I've been here, but the diagnostics have gotten sticky. My diagnosis needs context, and the story is long, but if you've had any experience with a...

Created By: lolhol | 04/2019 | 2 Comments

Hi,

I'm very new to all of this and I hope you can forgive me for asking maybe a very silly question potentially!

Some background info-I have been experiencing seizure like...

Created By: shilohkae | 04/2019 | 3 Comments

Continuation of post with same title:

The iffy stuff: For a number of months after a fainting spell, I find myself hyper-prepared for the possibility of passing out again. Randomly...

Created By: shilohkae | 04/2019 | 0 Comments

TLDR 21 y/o f, history of random episodes of weakness/shakiness/numbness/nausea/impending doom/disorientation, wonders if its possibly seizures, please compare to your own seizure experiences....

Created By: wannabebaby | 04/2019 | 0 Comments

Hello, getting desperate so going far-reaching.

I'm 17 and female and have been having these weird episodes I don't know what causes them but they're quite distressing....

Created By: mituka | 03/2019 | 0 Comments

So, my history with seizures is a long (and confusing) one. I had my first grand mal seizure when I was 2, and they happened many other times until I was 14. Then just...stopped.

Fast-...

Created By: Caradavina | 03/2019 | 0 Comments

I live in an assisted living facility and lately I've had many seizures in the past week well in the past month and a half, really, because the nurses kept messing up my meds and then I got...

Created By: Luckilayd | 03/2019 | 0 Comments

Hello, Wondering if anyone can tell me what a left-sided neuronal dysfunction is, or left posterior dysfunction? I recently had both a EEG and a sleep deprived EEG and that is what the results...

Created By: 16nhandley | 02/2019 | 2 Comments

Hi guys. 20F here. If you could take some time to read my post and share your stories about diagnostic troubles and/or give a little thoughts on what's going on, I would appreciate it more...

Created By: vvskourlife | 02/2019 | 2 Comments

Hello,

My 3.5 year old is a healthy child with no major issues other than seasonal viral fevers and ear infections. One day he woke up to vomit and my husband took him to the bathroom. He...

Created By: Yogagirl38 | 02/2019 | 0 Comments

Hello all! I’ve been having some odd issues so i went to a neurologist. Just had the EEG but have to wait a few weeks for results. I am wondering what you all experienced, and what the diagnosis...

Created By: kylierach | 02/2019 | 1 Comment

Hi guys, I’m new to this. I been having some pretty funny episodes here lately which I’m convinced are simple partial seizures.. I’ve had a ct scan at the emergency room and it has come back clean...

Created By: princesspapercut | 02/2019 | 1 Comment

Hello,
I have been having temporal lobe epilepsy symptoms in the past few months. I had an EEG earlier this week which was prescribed by my primary care doctor. I've yet to see a...

Created By: 16nhandley | 02/2019 | 4 Comments

Hi all,

I am seeking just someone to listen and also to share their experiences in being diagnosed, especially any troubles they had in the process.

I'm new here and don't...

Created By: tikvah4 | 01/2019 | 1 Comment

If anyone has had similar symptoms with their toddlers, I'd love to hear about it. Our daughter started having strange episodes almost a year ago that are very rare, but suspicious when they...

Created By: JaneShepard | 01/2019 | 0 Comments

Hello, I am writing this here because i am not sure where else to ask this and this forum seems like the correct place.

I am a hypoglycemic prone individual and last night i went to bed...

Created By: jab3562 | 01/2019 | 1 Comment

Hi there, I’m trying to figure out what’s going on with me? I’ve had a lot of ringing in the ears, and I thought it was related to blood pressure. But my blood pressure is fine. The other day I...

Created By: cubeche | 01/2019 | 0 Comments

I am 55 years old. 10 years ago I had two provoked seizures. One from alcohol withdrawal and the other from rapid withdrawal of a anti-seizure medication (Keppra). My Neurologist/Epileptologist...

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