Figure 10.17. Video EEG of two patients suffering from IGE with phantom absences.

Figure 10.17Video EEG of two patients suffering from IGE with phantom absences.

The numbers denote the actual breath counting during hyperventilation. Note that errors, when they occur, are only related to these brief GSWD.

Errors consist of hesitation in pronouncing the next consecutive number, repetitions and erroneous counting sequence.

From: Chapter 10, Idiopathic Generalised Epilepsies

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The Epilepsies: Seizures, Syndromes and Management.
Panayiotopoulos CP.
Oxfordshire (UK): Bladon Medical Publishing; 2005.
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