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Psychogenic seizures.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3720709     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Psychogenic seizures occur in a heterogeneous population and are varied in their expression and etiology. Patients with psychogenic seizures form a significant percentage of patients presenting with "epilepsy"--especially the group intractable to treatment. Intensive neurodiagnostic monitoring of ictal events and the classification of patients into clinically useful subgroups are important tools in approaching this disorder.
Authors:
R J Gumnit; J R Gates
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Epilepsia     Volume:  27 Suppl 2     ISSN:  0013-9580     ISO Abbreviation:  Epilepsia     Publication Date:  1986  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1986-08-21     Completed Date:  1986-08-21     Revised Date:  2007-11-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  2983306R     Medline TA:  Epilepsia     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  S124-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Behavior
Epilepsy / classification,  diagnosis,  psychology*
Humans
Grant Support
ID/Acronym/Agency:
1-P5O-NS-16308/NS/NINDS NIH HHS

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