How do hypoglycemic seizures differ from epileptic seizures in adults in appearance?

Seizures. There is no difference in the appearance of these seizures. Most are all Tonic/clonic type seizures. THe cause and treatments of the two types differs. Hope this helps.

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Adult epilepsy I have had a right lobe lobectomy due to my seizure s one year ago. I have been having some seizures again is this normal?

Check with your doc. Even though the lobectomy surgery is done to control the intractable seizures some times you can get the seizures after the surgery as well.You should make an appointment with your doctor or the neurologist and may have to have more tests and go back on some meds co control your seizures. Read more...
well.... Not hoped-for. This happens a certain percentage of the time following surgery, though we are always trying to lower that number. Sorry to hear this! Read more...

Can pain cause my epilepsy seizures worse?

Possible. Anything that causes an increase in stress can lead to an increase possibility of seizure, it is more likely to increase seizures in post traumatic epilepsy but possible in idiopathic epilepsy as well. Read more...
Possibly. Any time there is something that stresses the brain, this can exacerbate the seizures and make them more difficult to control. For example, stress from fever, infections, lack of sleep are known to exacerbate seizures. Thus, pain can also do that. Read more...

Anyone have seizures but tests for epilepsy show up normal?

Yes. The eeg maybe normal even with clinical seizures. Your neurologist may suggest a prolonged eeg with video monitoring. Read more...
Quite common. It is quite common for people who have a small number of seizures to test normally- with respect to blood tests, EEG, MRI of the brain- this happens up to 50% of the time. Read more...

Can humidity increase the frequency seizures in people with epilepsy?

Not a trigger. Am unaware that changes in humidity can affect seizure frequency or intensity. However, an infection causing a fever, could make the susceptibility higher if a humid environment worked against lowering the temperature. Read more...

How can fast changing colors cause seizures for people with epilepsy?

Possibly. Some people are have photosensitive seizures, caused not necessarily by changing color but the flicker frequency of the changes. This was previously called tv epilepsy, but new screens do not cause this. Consult a neurologist who may suggest medication and a particular frequency of blue sun glasses that makes the likelyhood of seizures less likely. Also avoid flickering lights. Read more...

Why out of my whole entire family I'm the one who has epilepsy/seizures?

You're special. Many things can cause seizures. One bump on the head too many can do it. Some families have an inherited tendency to develop Epilepsy. This might not be the case with your's. It is reasonable to ask your doctor why they think you have developed seizures. I'm sure they will give you a good answer. . Read more...

Could a person with epilepsy experience both absence and convulsive seizures?

Complex partial sz. I think you may be referring to complex partial seizures and those that secondarily generalize. It is very common to have seizures that start in one area of the brain with loss of awareness followed by spreading to involve the whole brain. It is called complex partial epilepsy with secondary generalization. Hope that helps answer your question. Read more...