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Topic: Diagnostic Dilemmas and Testing

Created By: kellys3711 | 09/2019 | 2 Comments

I have been diagnosed with Temporal lobe epilepsy since 2008. I have partial seizures that are well controlled by meds, however I have approximately 6 episodes a year. I have been struggling...

Created By: vanessa5 | 08/2019 | 1 Comment

good afternoon,
I needed your help. First of all I want to say that I used google translator to help me in this. I had 2 sensations like deja vus. These days I had was very stressed. In one...

Created By: fairyyuu_ | 07/2019 | 1 Comment

hello ! I’m Alexis. I’m 17 years old , and I kinda have a somewhat fear of epilepsy ( I’m a hypochondriac , was diagnosed w major depression and anxiety) . I’m not sure if it’s there or my body is...

Created By: CSM_5d28ddadda013 | 07/2019 | 1 Comment

Hi
I had an EEG the other day, and during the strobe test I was xompletely in awe and couldnt stop staring. Is this the normal response? Also, after the test the techniction mentioned the...

EEG
Created By: emartel | 07/2019 | 2 Comments

I've had EEG AND VEEG and everytime no seizures cN be detected does this mean I don't have epilepsy but I don't think that would be accurate. During my 7 Day VEEG while docs tapered...

Created By: hangkokk | 07/2019 | 1 Comment

Hi all. please help. Who know something about gabra1? My son has this epilepsy. With drugs are better?

Created By: Kassjd | 06/2019 | 2 Comments

You read that right. 2-3 days out of the month, usually some time shortly before or after my period, I have an onslaught of between 10 and 20 deja vu episodes in a single day. It never lasts more...

Created By: gracelyndall7 | 06/2019 | 1 Comment

Age - 10 months
Sex - F
Weight - 15lbs
Race - South Asian
Duration of complaint - 21 days
Any existing relevant medical issues (if any) -- none
Current...

Created By: Azzy_pat | 06/2019 | 1 Comment

Hello:)
I have been having these episodes for a while now where I completely space out. Sometimes I'm aware of what's going on around me but everything seems unfamiliar and I feel...

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 | 1 Comment

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 | 1 Comment

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 | 4 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...

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