Syncope masquerading as a fall with seizure activity.


An 82-year-old man presented to the University of Utah Faint and Fall Clinic in Salt Lake City with a 4-year history of falls. The patient described loss of postural tone with occasional generalized seizurelike activity lasting 5 to 10 seconds. He denied loss of consciousness. Findings from physical examination, laboratory tests, and brain magnetic… (More)


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