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... I do not know if these were seizures. I hvae seen my physician and my psychiatric nurse practitioner, who said this is important and that psuedo seizures can probably be diagnosed WHEN epilepsy is ruled out. My physician made a referral for me to a neurologist who I see on Friday. ... (3 replies)
... s been treating me for for years. Althogh sometimes they look like complex partials and sometimes they look like grand mals. They just last longer. They are call psuedo seizures. Which are usually brought on by stress or a big tragedy and he told me that the death of my mom abou 14 years ago probably has a lot to do with. ... (2 replies)
Seizures?
Dec 5, 2011
... She had EEG and blood work done and nothing showed seizure. Also when she was diagnosed with the migrain she had mri and spinal tap. She is having seizures every other day and has stopped breathing and wet herself during one of them. ... (2 replies)

... Tammy, since your EEG was abnormal it most likely is not psuedo seizures as the other poster mentioned. Has the neuro ever tried any other med? ... (2 replies)
Sudo Fits
Jan 21, 2005
... hi i think it might help for anyone having problems with or understanding psuedo seizures to try this link it helped me understand it. ... (11 replies)
Getting NO help!!
Nov 14, 2004
... Hello I am the mother of a 27 year old epileptic. She started having seizures when she was 16. They were mostly a spaced out stare kind of seizure. ... (12 replies)
... say its not to do with Tegretol. All her MRI,scans tests etc came back negative. She is alo worried about hallucinations, bad dreams she gets and during pseudo seizures goes into twilight state for 1 or 2 days, talks a lot of nonesense is awake but not really there. ... (12 replies)
Getting NO help!!
Sep 19, 2005
... Hi to all I am a 43yr man that is going threw the same in west Tennessee. I'm haveing seizures that I have to be taken to the hospital for. But now a dumb S.O. ... (12 replies)
... Yes there is a lot of us out here with the samethings going on. I am a 43yr man that I have the samethings that you do but my Doctor ( as domb as he is ) told me that I'm not haveing Epilepsy seizures but they are Psuedo seizures with mean ( Psuedo or fake ) just becuse he is lazy and don't what to work to help me. (4 replies)
... Eventually, after three months I was referred to the USF monitoring center. They quickly found no abnormal electrical activity occurring during these seizures and stopped all drugs immediately. This is very dangerous, as the withdrawal effects are horrendous. But within 24 hours the seizures stopped. ... (25 replies)
Pseudoseizures
Mar 28, 2001
... encephalitus 2 years ago, which put him in ITU for 17 days, on a life support machine etc. The encephalitus left him with epilepsy and the trauma left him with psuedo seizures. You don't have to have epileptic seizures to have pseudoseizures, but it is often the case that some people will have both. ... (2 replies)
... Hey, Thankyou for replying. I didnt have a seizure during the EEG I had on the next evening. But then docs waited another 3 days to do the MRI which means any behcets inflammation would be long gone. My neuro did refer me to a psychiatrist but not for the seizures. I those three tests he did and the oh...20 mins or so in my presence he spent he couldnt find a reason for my... (4 replies)
... Sounds like you are having a rough time with lots of things! One question, did you have one of your typical seizures during the EEG? ... (4 replies)
... If they can not find a medical reason, or a cause for seizures then there is no use for the medication. My wife has had seizures for about 5 years now and there is no reason, such as epilepsy, for her having them. ... (15 replies)
Sudo Fits
Jul 22, 2003
... These can be caused by severe allergic reactions, diabetes, as well as psychological means. The Psuedo seizures are not CAUSED by the person, they have no control over them, but they are not electrical in nature. ... (11 replies)
Pseudo seizures
Feb 25, 2009
... I have a son and he is now 17 yrs. old a senior in HS. He has been having seizures for 2 years and 3 months. We have had three long term monitoring eeg's and several CT's a a couple MRI's all are normal. ... (9 replies)
... btw i thought i would add a regular doctor i had in longview washington thought it could be psuedo seizures without me knowing about the febrile seizures up until a few months ago. ... (5 replies)
... Psuedo seizures would not happen in sleep! ... (3 replies)
... conversion disorder neurotic after what I've been through and how the seizures have taken away my work life, is like slapping me in the face, and taking my work identity and crushing it under their feet. ... (4 replies)
... I had my first - and hopefully only - Grand Mal almost 6 months ago - I had never even fainted in my life before! It was a total shock to my whole family - I had numerous tests - none revealed any reason! The only thing they can even suspect is I had taken an over-the-counter allergy pill that day... and an ingredient in that pill (psuedo...something) can cause seizures. ... (3 replies)


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