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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics 35 years experience
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
Neurology 53 years experience
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
Neurology 20 years experience
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
Emergency Medicine 25 years experience
No: If you are not photo-sensitive / -triggered, then they should not.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Gold
Neurology 47 years experience
'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
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Rankin
ADHD and Autism 26 years experience
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
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
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
A 17-year-old female 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
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine 42 years experience
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
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
Do not believe what you see or read in social media. Long covid syndrome (prolonged symptoms after Covid-infection) does happen but if you had not hav... Read More

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