Interictal psychosis can develop as a schizophrenia-like state or be associated
with an affective disorder. The schizophrenia-like psychosis of epilepsy, which is
Psychosis of epilepsy (POE) comprises a group of disorders that are closely
associated with epileptic seizures. These include interictal POE, postictal
Feb 4, 2016 ... The risk of psychosis in patients with epilepsy may be 6-12 times that of the
general population, with a prevalence of about 7-8%; in patients ...
Epileptic Psychosis. To the Editor: The association between epilepsy and
schizophrenia-like psychosis has been studied since the. 19th century, but many
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 ...
Postical psychosis often complicates chronic epilepsy, especially in patients with
seizure clusters that include tonic–clonic seizures, bilateral cerebral ...
Neurologia. 2013 Mar;28(2):81-7. doi: 10.1016/j.nrl.2012.03.005. Epub 2012 Jun
14. Epileptic peri-ictal psychosis, a reversible cause of psychosis. [Article in ...
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
Schizophrenic psychosis, classified with psychopathological criteria similar to
those used in the non-epileptic schizophrenic group, was significantly associated