video game epilepsy
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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video game epilepsyEpileptic attacks triggered by playing video games on a TV set or in an amusement arcade. The stimulus may be regularly changing lights (intermittent photic stimulation) or pattern alone. Children should view the TV screen from a distance of 2 metres.
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