The postictal state is the altered state of consciousness after an epileptic seizure.
It usually lasts ... Postictal psychosis (PP) is a rare but serious complication
following seizures, characteriz...
In contrast to depressive symptoms, pre-ictal and ictal psychotic symptoms are
rare. Ictal psychotic episodes can be the clinical expression of nonconvulsive ...
People who have epilepsy seem particularly liable to certain major psychiatric
disorders: a chronic interictal psychosis that closely resembles schizophrenia;
Postical psychosis often complicates chronic epilepsy, especially in patients with
seizure clusters that include tonic–clonic seizures, bilateral cerebral ...
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 ...
Dec 3, 2012 ... Seizures. The link between seizures, particularly temporal lobe epilepsy, and
psychosis is well established.<sup>49</sup> Epidemiological studies have ...
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 ...
Studies have estimated that up to 50% of patients with epilepsy develop
psychiatric disorders, the most common being depression, anxiety and psychotic
Abstract : This article provides a brief overview of psychosis in epilepsy, the
clinical presentation, limbic anatomy and an approach to treatment. Résumé ...
UPDATING. Pharmacological treatment of psychosis in epilepsy. Ricardo
Guarnieri<sup>I</sup>; Jaime Eduardo Cecílio Hallak<sup>II</sup>; Roger Walz<sup>I</sup>; Tonicarlo Rodrigues