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A 30-year-old male asked:

Had 2 seizures in my sleep at age16 just had shallow breathing and eyes in back of head only my parents seen could this have been deep sleep 30 now

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Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Yes , it could have: There is really no way to know if those old symptoms your parents saw were indeed seizures. Even as experts, it is sometimes difficult for doctors to determine if some types of neurologic activity are seizures - that's what eeg's are for. If question as to whether you still have anything , a sleep study or sleep deprived eeg may provide you with answers.

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