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  • Syncope/Seizure. I have a unique past looking for answers because doctors have failed to satisfy me.

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Seizures December 19, 2017 11:36 PM

    They haven't found anything through any test, last time i was seen was 2016, they came to the conclusion of syncope. Note: I am able to feel when I am going to pass out. Everytime. I read it can be called an "aura"?? & i always feel like death for 10-20 min after an incident. tingling face,...

  • Deja vu, slurred speech, headaches and seizures

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Seizures January 11, 2017 06:08 PM

    I have been having seizures, about 1 or 2 times a year, for a few years now. It usually starts a couple days before with a weird "deja vu", headaches, and everything tastes funny. I try and hydrate more and eat healthier, but to no avail. My neurologist prescribed me Keppra and I thought it was...

  • Misdiagnosis

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Seizures September 14, 2016 06:51 PM

    Over the past year, my kidneys have been spilling protein into my urine, which I've had tested because I always beefrequent UTIs my entire life. I also have it hypoxic encephalopathy causing confusion and some memory problems, some gate problems as well as frequently several seizures so I have...

  • 20 year old female div. 1 athlete experienced severe pain in legs while running. Suffered a tonic cl

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Seizures June 6, 2016 03:01 PM

    tonic clonic seizure. Tests found 1 large and 3 small holes in her heart. Closed them surgically. Had another seizure 2 days later. Hand tremors and speech problems occasionally. All seizures happened after not eating for a long period of time. First one was after 2 nights no sleep studying...

  • Stretching and then random loss of body control.

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Seizures March 23, 2016 02:36 PM

    I was in my algebra class today, when I decided to stretch (Lean over the back of my chair). I tried to resume classwork, but this time my vision was blurred and I was lightheaded and dizzy. I blacked out and a few seconds later I came on the ground with no recollection of what just happened....

  • 36 seizures not until a month after ovaries removed ?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Seizures March 11, 2016 03:33 PM

    In October 2015 I had a complete hysterectomy, ovaries everything removed in November 2015 we where all watching a movie and I had my first seizure, totally blacked out . In February it happend again but 3 this time . I feel funky everyday 1 abnormal, 3 normal eeg very confused. Could not taking...

  • A friend was found dead and she had blood from her nose and ears could this be from a seizure

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Seizures February 3, 2016 09:52 PM

    Do xanax withdrawal seizure cause nose bleeding and ear bleeding.. or is there a chance something else was in her system a friend passed and I'm just wondering if we should be asking more questions..

  • COPD since 2009 breath loud fast cant catch breath slurred speech disoriented cant walk forget thing

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Seizures November 18, 2015 05:36 PM

    I have been diagnosed with COPD since 2009 after I got bite from a spider at work I have been having these same symptoms they have gotten worse.constantly rush to hospital they keep thinking I am have stroke symptoms when I got these after got bit from a brown spider Why do I have symptoms mimic...

  • I stood up too fast, couldn't see for a full minute while my legs shook violently.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Seizures August 10, 2015 05:10 PM

    So you know how when you stand up too fast blood rushes to your brain and you go blind for a couple of seconds? That happened with me today but it took a second to kick in, and when it did, I suddenly became weakened and had to lean against the door frame while i went blind for a good minute....

  • My almost 5 month old possibly having tonic seizures??

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    Posted in: Seizures July 6, 2015 05:51 PM

    Hi, my almost 5 month little girl has been having these weird episodes where she will stiffen up, arms and legs outstretched and will have a full body tremor. This lasts for about 5 to 10 seconds. Sometimes it'll be a bunch of these episodes in a row and other times it's just one single isolated...

  • Absence spell or absence seizure

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Seizures January 19, 2015 06:16 PM

    Good morning! Even after googling, I am unable to find a definitive diagnosis which includes all of my symptoms so I am hoping someone here may have had direct or indirect experience with them. My problems began back in 2009 with bouts of dizziness (sometimes accompanied with nausea) and...

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  • Help for my 4 yr old nephew

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Seizures July 31, 2014 07:42 PM

    I have a nephew that is 4 yrs old. He has an under developed optic nerve that has "seizure" like episodes. He doesn't go into convulsions or foam at mouth, however, he feels the episode coming where he than stares off to the right and can't communicate. During that time (which lasts about 10 min)...

  • Please help me, I had several symptoms of seizure activity but each MRI does not show this .why, how

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Seizures May 20, 2014 10:52 PM

    I had several MVA and resesitated 3x, now I suffer with my blurred vision in the left and eventually both eyes get stuck down and I become totally blind. Am I crazy can these physical problems be psychotic or the tremors, blindness, lock jaw and black outs with swelling of my tongue as the doctors...

  • At 49 I experienced my first seizure but was initially having symptoms of a migraine w/nausea & aura

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Seizures April 30, 2014 03:44 PM

    That was 16 mths ago. A week and a half ago I exoerienced 2 more seizures and was initially feeling hot flashes with nausea. I think it is associated with hormonal changes - what type of doctor do I need to see in order to test for this. The EEG I had taken 16 mths ago showed nothing abnormal and...

  • My 26 year old daughter began having seizures 3 months ago along with facial spasms

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Seizures April 7, 2014 06:02 PM

    what could cause sudden onset of seizures and facial spasms on one side of the face.