Crisi epilettiche a semeiologia "psicogena": Quando la diagnosi non è facile

Translated title of the contribution: Epileptic pseudoseizures: Diagnostic issues

A. Magaudda, R. Tallarico, A. Laganà, L. Volpi, G. Rubboli, R. Musolino

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Abstract

Epileptic seizures characterized by fear and anxiety are often difficult to differentiate from non epileptic anxiety and mood disorders. We report 2 female patients affected by symptomatic temporal lobe epilepsy, presenting epileptic seizures characterized by negative emotions. In both cases the correct diagnosis was achieved with the video-EEG recording of paroxysmal events.

Translated title of the contributionEpileptic pseudoseizures: Diagnostic issues
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)142-144
Number of pages3
JournalBollettino - Lega Italiana contro l'Epilessia
Issue number140
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2010

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology

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