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Topic: Diagnostic Dilemmas and Testing

Created By: Rachel95 | 04/2018 | 1 Comment

Hello,

I was hoping to get some kind of advice about a diagnosis my fiancee has received.

About 3 years ago my fiancee was diagnosed on the first visit with the Neurologist as having...

Created By: Zapt | 03/2018 | 0 Comments

Hi, last night I woke out of deep sleep and something was happening that made me want to open my eyes. When I opened them, my eyes were darting back and forth quickly (but not the super-rapid...

Created By: MaggieN | 03/2018 | 1 Comment

For the past few years I have been experiencing very strange episodes (mostly when I am stressed) that are difficult to describe . Feelings of Deja vu, confusion, vertigo, apathy, hallucinations,...

Created By: Benjaminborggrech | 03/2018 | 6 Comments

Hello I was diagnosed with Epilepsy at the Epilepsy Clinic in Budapest.

I have had Neuro's telling me all different things.

To keep a long story short, I have had 2 EEG's....

Created By: adalynsmom | 03/2018 | 0 Comments

So I recently went to the hospital because I had a seizure. I had/have Sydenhams Chorea, take seizure medicine for the past 15years. They kept me overnight for observation and the next day I had...

Created By: JamesH977 | 03/2018 | 1 Comment

Hi I’m a 21 year old male and I have been dealing with bad anxiety, stress and depression since I was 16. I had my first seizure which was a tonic clonic when I was 18 but it was drug induced...

Created By: Nyx | 03/2018 | 0 Comments

Story time.

I'm a type 1 diabetic. I have been for nearly two decades. I had one diabetic seizure when I was a child (though I was too young to remember it, and some tell me I was just...

Created By: Carlaem85 | 03/2018 | 2 Comments

Hi, I know this is an old thread but i was hoping to get some thoughts from you all had a grand mal seizure 2 weeks ago. I have never had seizures and all of my blood work, eeg ekg Ct scans came...

Created By: V. Danner | 03/2018 | 1 Comment

Hello,

I was diagnosed with complex partial seizures. I've been on keppra and am currently taking lamictal. A couple of months ago, I noticed that right before a seizure, I experience...

Created By: BBG | 03/2018 | 1 Comment

Hello,

I have been diagnosed with Temporal Lobe Epilepsy.

I had an MRI done, 2 Neurologists have told me it is Hippocampal Sclerosis.

The person who did the MRI scan listed...

Created By: BBG | 03/2018 | 0 Comments

Hello,

I have been diagnosed with Temporal Lobe Epilepsy.

I had an MRI done, 2 Neurologists have told me it is Hippocampal Sclerosis.

The person who did the MRI scan listed...

Created By: ShawGirl | 03/2018 | 3 Comments

I’m new to epilepsy. Started having seizures two months ago (5 per day). My seizures have a typical aura but then involve my vision fading out and losing consciousness for several seconds, but no...

Created By: LifeofCass | 03/2018 | 0 Comments

Hello everyone. I need advice on if this resembles anything you have experienced or if these episodes sound like seizures. For the last couple of years, I have been having very painful episodes...

Created By: Mschafe1 | 02/2018 | 2 Comments

Hello! I am a 21 year old female with a history of two smalls strokes years ago. In August I went into the ER with a migraine because my tongue went numb. The attending doctor ordered an EEG which...

Created By: premyadav | 02/2018 | 3 Comments

Hi,
I am 26 year old, It all started around 9 months back when i had seizurefor first time. I went to a neurologists, he performed EEG and MRI and told me that i have epilepsy then i started...

Created By: premyadav | 02/2018 | 0 Comments

Hi,
I am 26 year old, It all started around 9 months back when i had first seizure. I went to a neurologists, he performed EEG and MRI and told me that i have epilepsy then i started taking...

Created By: bobm | 02/2018 | 0 Comments

Most of us can't control our seizures, but don't let the seizures control you.
I was diagnosed with epilepsy at the age of 9 and still have seizures at age of 53.
Our...

Created By: Kfultz5 | 02/2018 | 3 Comments

My 3 year old daughter has had 3 unprovoked, partial seizures. She had an EEG that showed epileptiform discharges coming from the temporal lobe. She has been put on trileptal twice daily and...

Created By: Paddler123 | 02/2018 | 2 Comments

I’m confused and wondering if anyone has any insight or experience with this:

I had an eeg last week. EEG showed generalized seizure activity. Doc wants me to begin medication.

I’ve...

Created By: Lauren826 | 02/2018 | 2 Comments

My Dad was taken to the hospital yesterday because he had a seizure at home. This was his second seizure in 4 months. Last time he had one seizure and came too after. This time it is much worse....

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