It is possible to distinguish physiologic non-epileptic seizures
from PNES (35).
Etiology, diagnosis, and treatment of non-epileptic seizures
. Current Neurology & Neuroscience 1, 381-389.
Self-esteem and psychiatric features of Turkish adolescents with psychogenic non-epileptic seizures
: A comparative study with epilepsy and healthy control groups.
Clinical profile of psychogenic non-epileptic seizures
in adults: a study of 63 cases.
Laboratory techniques, such as video-electroencephalographic (EEG) monitoring help clinicians and video EEG monitoring is accepted as the gold standard in the literature for the differentiation of epileptic and non-epileptic seizures
. Furthermore, techniques other than EEG used in the differentiation have been reported in the relevant literature.
Pseudo-seizures are psychogenic or non-epileptic seizures
. They are difficult to distinguish from epileptic seizures and are usually diagnosed after a video EEG captures the event.
Outpatient video EEG recording in the diagnosis of non-epileptic seizures
: A randomised controlled trial of simple suggestion techniques.
Dr Ibrahim explained that epilepsy is not easy to diagnose, however, he stated that it can be diagnosed through confirmation through patient history, neurological examination and supporting blood and other clinical tests that the patient has epileptic seizures and not some other type of episode such as fainting, breath-holding (in children), transient ischemic attacks, hypoglycemia or non-epileptic seizures
The safety of antiepileptic drug withdrawal in patients with non-epileptic seizures
. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry.
Clinical features and prognosis of non-epileptic seizures
in a developing country.
The topics include monitoring seizure frequency and severity in outpatients, identifying and managing depressive and anxiety disorders in epilepsy, clinically relevant specifications for systems to predict and detect seizures, herbal remedies in epilepsy, and treating psychogenic non-epileptic seizures
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