Hi my partner had a stroke 14 years ago was diagnosed with seizure disorder in July 2012. After having many seizures a day for the last 5 months they did an EEG. preliminary reports says they are not seizures with brain activity but spasms. Why if they are spasms do they resemble grand mal seizures with slurred speech and violent convulsing of entire body? I don't understand and am desperate for help. Since I am not legally family (same sex partner) I am not priviledge to dr. information at this time. Even though my partner has given permission for me to know everything. Help anyone?????View Thread
I do think it is PNES we both looked it up and agree that it sounds just like what she is experiencing. Next neurologist appt. we will be talking about that and the results of the EEG. the neurologist did not get back to us with the results, we learned the prelim report from her pcp, I am so frustrated with this particular dr. we are going to try for a second opinion. Thank you so much hugs for you CandiView Thread
She did have a stroke 15 years ago. I will definately look up the PNES. We have been keeping a video and written journal. The stroke was left side and she is partially right side paralyzed. Thank you for your response, it is greatly appreciated. TreciaView Thread
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