Simple Partial Seizures Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Feb 22, 2016
  • Author: Jane G Boggs, MD; Chief Editor: Selim R Benbadis, MD  more...
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DDx

Diagnostic Considerations

Other problems to be considered include the following:

  • Atypical facial pain
  • Benign epilepsy syndromes
  • Brainstem syndromes
  • Carcinoid syndrome
  • Cardiac disorders
  • Cervical disk syndromes
  • Gastrointestinal disorders
  • Hypoglycemic episodes
  • Transient ischemic attacks (TIAs)
  • Migraines
  • Myoclonus
  • Panic attacks
  • Psychosis

Differential Diagnoses