Psychiatric Manifestations of Epilepsy in Children and Adolescents.

There is a high incidence of psychiatric difficulties in children and adolescents with epilepsy. The severity and range of the problems that exist are broad. In pseudoseizures, which may coexist with true epileptic seizures, the primary problem is psychiatric. Optimal management of children and adolescents with epilepsy involves a team approach, or at least… CONTINUE READING