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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hanul Bhandari
13 years experience Sleep Medicine
See below: A specific type, photosensitive epilepsy can be triggered by flashing lights and even stripes/check patterns which may be present in certain video ga ... Read More

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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Possible/not probabl: If your seizures can be triggered by rapidly flashing lights, this is a possibility but it is very rare.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Strobe-like effect: The fluctuating lights and stimuli in a video game might act like a trigger to desynchronize brain rhythmical activity, and cause a seizure response i ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Olav Jaren
19 years experience Neurology
For some people, yes: There are some people who have a seizure in response to a particular flickering light frequency, which may be seen in video games or television. It h ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
24 years experience Emergency Medicine
No: If you are not photo-sensitive / -triggered, then they should not.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Gold
46 years experience Neurology
'trigger': Some seizures can be triggered by particular types of stimuli, including the flicker in old tvs or certain contrasts and movements on monitors. It is ... Read More
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A 8-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisa Rankin
25 years experience ADHD and Autism
Possible: It is not too common but if someone has a seizure disorder it could provoke it depending on the graphics of the game. Fevers triggered by fevers are m ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Jolts: These may be myoclonic jerks. A neurologist is best qualified to evaluate you for diagnosis and treatment. Get checked to ensure that you don't have c ... Read More
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A 15-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
See a doctor: It's possible that the head injury is related to the seizure, especially if this was your friend's first seizure. This warrants an evauation right awa ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
It : It is hard to tell what happened from this quick description. There are a few things i can suggest that may help you decide. First, it is true that ... Read More

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