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unexplained seizures

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • February 8, 2008
  • 03:26 AM

I'am a parent of a 16 yr old girl that has developed unexplained seizures on her 16th birthday. It was a happy day had a party was coming home and in the car all of a sudden she starts convulting in the car never in her life had she done this i was shocked and since then thay havent stopped all day every day the doctor say there is nothing wrong with her medically and put in a behavior center without her will i took her out the psychytrist said she need more doctor the neurologist suggested an exorcism i was appauled at the medical doctor here in t x and im afraid my child is going to died she now weights 100 lbs for a healthy 150 she is only 5 ft tall sleeps allday doenst want to go out and doesnt attend school anymore i need answers soon and hel\p the only connection that i sse with her seizures is that she had two platelet transfusion in the past month due to a bleeding disorder shes had since birth. I really don't know what caused this its amystery to me she can go for hours till she falls asleep exhausted. if anyone can help greatly appreciated .

you can contact me at janievaquera@yahoo.com willing to travel anywhere to get her help.

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  • I would definately get her to a neurologist...what type of testing did the MD do to say that there was nothing wrong medically??
    katclem 14 Replies
    • February 9, 2008
    • 03:21 PM
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