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Pediatr Neurol Briefs. 2019 Dec 31;33:4. doi: 10.15844/pedneurbriefs-33-4.

Children with Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures.

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University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, TX.
Texas Child Neurology, Plano, TX.


A large multicenter retrospective cohort study was conducted by researchers from the Pediatric Health Information System hospital network to determine differences in demographics, clinical characteristics, testing, treatment, and healthcare use between children aged 8-20 years with epilepsy (n = 13,241) and those with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) secondary to conversion disorder (n = 399).


Children; Epilepsy; PNES; Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures

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The author(s) have declared that no competing interests exist.

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