Video Game Seizure

(redirected from Game Epilepsy)
A seizure triggered by extremely close viewing of video games, television shows, or other screen events that feature rhythmic, fast-paced flashes of light and bursts of colour
Workup A thorough clinical and EEG evaluation is needed to identify likely precipitating factors and enable individual guidelines to be offered
Management Avoid precipitating and facilitating factors
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Seven patients (five boys, two girls) with video game epilepsy (VGE) are reported, which reflects the fact that these games have increased in popularity recently among Japanese children.