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can orgasm trigger a seizure

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Orgasms can trigger some pretty intense headaches also.
Dr. William Singer
51 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Yes: Orgasm can trigger a seizure.

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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Fletcher Derrick
63 years experience Urology
Very rarely: There are rare cases of orgasm being the event to trigger seizure I suggest you consult a neurologist for more details and Rx if nec
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Dr. William Singer
51 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Rare: Seizures accompanying orgasm are rare but can happen
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: The routein EEG usually includes a flashing light segment to see if this brings out abnormal brain wave activity that could be related to seizures. Ee ... Read More
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Dr. William Goldie
48 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Classic but rare: Photosensitive epilepsy has been known for decades. Good quality eeg includes flashing lights to see if seizures can be induced. It has been the sub ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerald Ratner
51 years experience Psychiatry
Anything: Stress, light, any diseases in body the lead to toxins, hypoglycemia, starvation.Tumors of brain, medications, dehydration, strokes, etc. Almost anyth ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
Possible but...: Individuals with unstable seizure disorders do have a small risk of seizure when getting h1n1 flu shot. However, the risk to develop severe flu and d ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Many causes: Dehydration, sleep deprivation, head injury, intoxication, drugs, infection, such as encephalitis or meningitis, fever leading to febrile convulsions, ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Goldie
48 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Brain irritation: The brain is very controlled most of the time. Specific conditions can set off excessive brain activity that can result in an epileptic event. Focal ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Olav Jaren
19 years experience Neurology
What 2do 4 seizure: Seizures are more likely in the setting of sleep-deprivation, infection, and medication withdrawal / irregular use. When you see someone with a sei ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
46 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: For some reason, in some people with seizures, a strobe light may stimulate the brain to have seizure activity.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Seth Zeidman
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Yes: Msg, soy products, cured meats, aspartame, estrogen, caffeine, theophylline, and theobromine. Can all trigger seizures. Caffeine can be in coffee, tea ... Read More

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