In contrast to depressive symptoms, pre-ictal and ictal psychotic symptoms are
rare. Ictal psychotic episodes can be the clinical expression of nonconvulsive ...
Schizophrenia Versus. Epileptic Psychosis. To the Editor: The association
between epilepsy and schizophrenia-like psychosis has been studied since the.
Apart from the rather rare ictal psychotic events, such as non-convulsive status
epilepticus, modern epileptic psychoses have been categorized into three main ...
People who have epilepsy seem particularly liable to certain major psychiatric
disorders: a chronic interictal psychosis that closely resembles schizophrenia;
Studies have estimated that up to 50% of patients with epilepsy develop
psychiatric disorders, the most common being depression, anxiety and psychotic
Dec 3, 2012 ... Seizures. The link between seizures, particularly temporal lobe epilepsy, and
psychosis is well established.<sup>49</sup> Epidemiological studies have ...
Aug 19, 2014 ... This is a case report of a 38-year-old woman with temporal lobe epilepsy and
epileptic psychoses. The psychoses consisted of three rare ...
Abstract : This article provides a brief overview of psychosis in epilepsy, the
clinical presentation, limbic anatomy and an approach to treatment. Résumé ...
Jan 1, 2002 ... Psychosis of epilepsy (POE) has been recognized as a severe complication of
chronic intractable epilepsy for more than a century. Most of the ...
Seizures and Schizophrenia by Thomas M. Hyde and Daniel R. Weinberger.
Abstract. Patients with epilepsy develop psychosis or schizo- phrenia at a rate ...