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04 Apr 2006

What could be wrong with me?
I went to a clinical psychologist for depression. she told me that i should go and have a brain scan after i revealed that i often see spaks of light, hear things and have periods of time when i have been active but i dont remember them. ie walking somewhere, getting somewhere else and realizing that an hour has past and i dont remember it at all. she seemed pretty worried but didnt explain further. what could she be worried about, can you tell me what they might be looking for?
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cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Dear Pixie
Rather go and see a neurologist first - you could be getting a kind of epilepsy called temporal lobe epilepsy that is treatable with medication. They will do an EEG test and if needed a brain scan but we only ask for brain scans if we really think you have a tumour or abnormal vein or something in the brain - it is quite expensive.
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