prodromal stage of seizure

and much encouraging research on the horizon. Lisa x, Comment by cairns09 — October 1, 2020 @ 3:43 PM, I don’t iron either, much to Arthur’s dismay. have a beginning (prodrome and aura), middle (ictal) and end (post-ictal) stage. Phylis Feiner Johnson, I know what a postictal migraine is, however, in your opinion, can a migraine precede a seizure? Prodromal Symptoms. Prodromes were operationally defined as signs or symptoms, perceived by the patient and/or observer as premonitory, appearing up to 24 h preceding seizure onset. I never thought of it. It feels like a mallet is being applied to a person’s head. The fourth stage, the prodromal symptom period, which is often an overlook stage, begins in … Some common signs can include: 1. I may have to get another dr. who is more receptive to natural methods. It was nice to see someone include cats, mine 100% knows when I am going to have a seizure. Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — January 2, 2019 @ 3:12 PM, I wanted to gave you an update.I think my aura,s slowed down some.I work 3rd shift from 10pmto 3am wed night to monday morning when I get a headach I know what.s coming, Comment by Michele Metzger — February 6, 2019 @ 2:50 AM, Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — February 6, 2019 @ 8:12 AM, Can a the postictal state last for hours or days, Comment by Delilah Corbeil — July 3, 2019 @ 5:56 PM, Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — July 3, 2019 @ 7:19 PM. Frequently the dominant feature that is seen in children following this first phase is seizure activity. (Lost my driver’s license for 8 months.). Log in Sign up. Created by. Seizure may take place in any of the three different stages i.e. 2018 Patient Recommendations for TOP Neurologists…Epileptologists… Neurosurgeons…and Pediatric Doctors, https://epilepsytalk.com/2018/01/06/2018-patient-recommendations-for-top-neurologistsepileptologists-neurosurgeonsand-pediatric-doctors/, Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — March 21, 2018 @ 10:23 AM. Thanks a lot for your help and I wish you a very happy Christmas and a great new year! But take a look at this article: Weird Epilepsy Triggers…, https://epilepsytalk.com/2011/09/19/weird-epilepsy-triggers%e2%80%a6/. omg! Thanks for the info. Comment by tenger — December 17, 2016 @ 4:29 PM. Welcome to the world of ictals and postictals. Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — January 19, 2016 @ 9:05 AM. I wish everyone knew about it. What are the Main Types of Epilepsy Surgery? I’ll never lose hope! It’s the period of time from the first symptoms (including an aura) to the end of the seizure activity, which correlates with the electrical seizure activity in the brain. It’s important to seek treatment if you have seizures… It’s just odd Igeget tired irritable & bad headaches then bam have @ least 3-6 siezures, then seconds prior I get uncontrollably eye movements n confusion that my Dr agree with me. Comment by Jeffrey Liakos — August 17, 2018 @ 10:19 AM. We may conclude by the term, that the disorder may be categorized as being in its prenatal stages. Many people may experience an aura - one of the earliest short-term signs of an impending seizure. Clear EEGs then relented to taking Carbamazepine but naughty only taking intermittently & x4 year episodes continued. Kathleen, medical marijuana is technically legal in PA. Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — October 20, 2016 @ 3:23 PM. If you want to read more about nocturnal seizures, here’s an article: Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — December 13, 2016 @ 4:55 PM. I found one, but my insurance doesn’t take him. Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — January 18, 2016 @ 3:16 PM, Comment by Mary Jane levell — January 18, 2016 @ 9:20 PM. What is the most common type? Hi my name is heathet .ive had 3 non epileptic seizers this month.i suffer from really bad insomnia.after the ladt one i was hospitalized i had been badly burned.the first seizer landed me a concusion.and the second a reinjury to my head.i am scared my doctors arent answering my questions.subsequently in the hospital my blood sugars rose my blood pressure dropped and my potassium levels dropped..now they put me on Kepra for anti seizers and gliburide. these kinds of seizures affect both sides of … Create. Updated — 40+ different types of seizures, https://epilepsytalk.com/2013/11/02/updated-40-different-types-of-epilepsy/, Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — January 19, 2016 @ 9:12 AM. It is disheartning. Except in your case, the memories are scrambled. You know the drill (probably) diagnostic testing, referred med(s), follow-up. What state is he in, so I can knock him off? Seizure reduction was obtained in the next 3 to 6 following months, resulting in the same age of an established diagnosis of epilepsy. NOTE: The National Association of Epilepsy Centers (NAEC) provides a directory of specialized epilepsy centers in the U.S. along with other useful information about epilepsy. While your dog is having a seizure, it's important to stay calm and keep track of the length of the seizure. Jessica Andrews, have you ever experienced the post-ictal migraine headaches? Déjà vu (a sense that something has happened befor… Keppra DOES work for some. When to Call a Doctor. Mary Jane Levell, do you take the brand name version of Keppra or the generic? in 2014. I forget, and hubby does not like to talk about it. Second stage/phase of seizure is the ictus stage, which has two major forms of seizures named generalized and partial seizures. Comment by Jeffrey Liakos — October 5, 2016 @ 12:42 PM, https://epilepsytalk.com/2016/08/23/stress-and-seizures/, Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — October 5, 2016 @ 12:47 PM. If you or your child has epilepsy, it’s important to know that not everyone experiences an aura phase prior to having a seizure. When is it going to become legal in pa. The prodromal phase of a seizure happens before a seizure occurs and often serves as an advanced warning of upcoming seizure activity. High fevers in childhood can sometimes be associated with seizures. I will keep on looking and pray something positive happens. OK. And when combined, they work synergistically together. He said the tiredness would go away, but I have been on it for two months and it has not gone away. It sounds like you’ve been through a terrible time. I was born with cerebral palsy and then after being a victim in multiple car accidents I became incomplete paralysis and epaleptic stage 2 some where in between. It is so worrying, because this was the third time we experienced the same pattern: He starts to cough, then he develops very high fever (39+) and 1-2 days later he loses his speech and he cannot write. Lamictal has worked much better for me. Again, thanks for that info on hippocampal sclerosis. Among all the different types of seizure, there is only one denominator that can be observed – seizure happens in stages. That’s for sure. In the hours before she glues herself to me and will not leave my side for anything, prefering that I lay down so she can sit on my chest to be right in my face. Disgusting! Migraine throughout childhood and teens then OK. Comment by Martha — January 18, 2016 @ 12:22 PM, Martha, as always, you amaze me with your knowledge. He is. So the dilemma becomes to eliminate a doc from the list or to keep them. Not all people experience this stage. The type of seizure and the part of the brain involved will determine how long it takes for a person to return to their usual self. Seizures happen mostly in my sleep now, but sometimes I get prodromal & auras, unmistakable. They generally begin gradually and often include emotional symptoms, such as irritability or mood changes. If you have actual movement, then it’s considered a Simple Partial Seizure. In the tonic and clonic phases of a seizure, the patient experiences a generalized seizure. This article gives some real insight into how she feels during and after a seizure. It takes a long time with their owner, the patient, to develop the skill. http://primarynurse.com/seizures/Understanding_The_Stages_Of_A_Seizure.php. A way to distinguish between the two is if you have no movement at all, then it’s considered an aura. My partial complex seizures have been happening over 14 years. Thank you. Gail, before you jump into surgery, I would suggest discussing a Vagus Nerve Stimulator with your doc. Hi Buddy, what kind of testing has he had? Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — July 26, 2018 @ 11:23 AM. I value your opinions. Opinion is divided on their precise nature and value as predictors of seizures. The ictal stageis characterized by seizure activity, usually musculoskeletal. Following a seizure, the person enters into the postictal state. Or Maybe So? Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — December 14, 2017 @ 11:18 AM. The person may lose consciousness or awareness. The feelings of the aura are often vague and many patients are unable to describe their features. Phylis Feiner Johnson, I take the generic version of the Lamictal. Our wedding night was the first seizure he had in over two years. A daily dosage of 100-200mg. In this Article. Yes, the nurses told me that the oxygen & the IV might cause his disorientation, but I asked a neurologist there if it is possible that he is under seizure when he is not aware of himself and the neurologist answered honestly that he does not know… So he could not tell me if these awful 2 days were part of the ictal or the postical period… I do not know why they did not do an EEG then, but I am not sure if it would have given us answers either, as I am not medically trained…, His very first seizure was in March, 2014 and he has been taking Keppra since then. Had a very busy, very emotionally charged year however; don’t know if this might be contributing factor as there is no generally accepted known cause for its emergence. This is the point just before the convulsions begin. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Take a look at the meds that work best for migraines in the article link I sent you. KOPLIK'S SPOTS are a prodrome of MEASLES and the AURA is a prodrome of an epileptic seizure … I call him my seizure dog because I got him the week after my first grandmal, so he has progressed and learned about this condition with me…..he is a comfort to me. But I bet they’re pretty awful! Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — September 29, 2017 @ 3:08 PM. Ugh. Comment by Martha — January 18, 2016 @ 4:04 PM. so of them are strong. Comment by Jeffrey Liakos — July 28, 2018 @ 1:46 PM. That’s when the convulsions or tremors set in. Comment by jaime — August 8, 2019 @ 5:52 PM. Seizures take on many different forms and have a beginning (prodrome and aura), middle (ictal) and end (post-ictal) stage. The mood changes, the irritability, I put as part of adolescence, though I suspected that there could be some connection with my son’s absence seizures. Unhappily there is no remedy. And such violent seizures! I take Keppra twice a day and a Klonopin at night to prevent this. These phases are described below. Sadly he has to stay outside where we live now. If one cannot identify an aura, can a dog sense a seizure coming on? https://epilepsytalk.com/2017/04/27/epilepsy-migraines-kissing-cousins-2/, Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — April 27, 2017 @ 3:50 PM. My doctor. OMG! Some people recover immediately, while others may take minutes to hours to feel like their usual self. As when I’m indoors & have seizures i often come round naked, not knowing what day or time it is. Not all seizure types will have all these stages. But it makes sense. Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — December 14, 2016 @ 10:09 AM. It’s a very thorough article, Phylis! Or does that mean that someone has several clonic-tonic seizures in a row? That’s because some of the visible symptoms may be after-effects of a seizure or not related to seizure activity at all. Plus stress is a trigger to a grand mall & migraine headaches or any illness is stressful so can I get an answer so if I start getting headaches which I never got before I was diagnosed. Gerrie, Comment by BahreNegash Eritrea — November 6, 2019 @ 5:20 PM, Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — November 6, 2019 @ 5:48 PM, Neither is my taste for humor but I’m expected to be gratified for the honor because the “joke” is supposed to be that my picture will be a “poster” for the next Hollywood film,,, “SCARFACE II”. 2. In mental health. Aware of your actions? I’m going to check out that website. Prodromes are characterized by a broad spectrum of preictal symptoms that may be experienced for a duration of between 10min and several days, which usually persist until seizure onset. Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — July 19, 2017 @ 8:57 AM. Objective To determine whether a clinically based score predicts cryptogenic new-onset refractory status epilepticus (C-NORSE) at the early stage of status epilepticus (SE) with prominent motor symptoms (SE-M) of unclear etiology. Comment by michele metzger — January 7, 2018 @ 3:20 PM. And the treatment was worse than the condition. Thanks Phylis for your input. I definitely think that dogs (and even some cats) are intuitive to those they love. postictal phase. YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE... 37 terms. and he is not going to like it. I have not had even one ‘confirmed’ seizure since I have been on Keppra and I cannot begin to tell you how very happy I am.”, “Studies that I have read state that mood problems, rages, and suicidal thoughts while taking Keppra are increased if the individual has had previous diagnosis of a mood disorder (depression, bipolar, etc…), however, the side-effect is rare if there are no pre-existing mood disorders. He had what seemed to be a milder seizure one week ago. Comment by tlkarol — January 28, 2017 @ 12:48 PM. Ronda, you’ll probably appreciate this article: 10 Ways to Cope with Your Stress and Anxiety, https://epilepsytalk.com/2012/05/18/10-ways-to-cope-with-your-stress-and-anxiety/, Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — January 7, 2018 @ 10:19 AM. Patients with generalized tonic-clonic seizures may report having a prodrome, which comprises premonitory symptoms occurring hours or days before a … http://www.uchospitals.edu/specialties/neurosciences/epilepsy/seizure/stages.html Longitudinal MRI studies will, no doubt, soon provide an answer to the question of whether sclerosis represents part of a pathological progression of the hippocampal epileptic focus in humans.”. Just curious, do you take medication and if so what? Switch to lamotrigine but dont like effects on mood ..back to carbamazepine but regularly now. Sometimes, the visible symptoms last longer than the seizure activity on an EEG. I've been a professional copywriter for over 35 years. Second stage/phase of seizure is the ictus stage, which has two major forms of seizures named generalized and partial seizures. My daughter’s brain has been damaged quite badly and has scar tissue caused by the seizures. I reread anytime I need a reminder at what difficulties are day to day life intales. after I had my daughter at the age of 18 some miscommunication started happening with doctors and psychiatrists. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. It was discovered 20yrs ago, 20yrs after the development of refractory epilepsy when I was 21. Unless a person who has Epilepsy is involved with another person who has Epilepsy, I do not think a person in the relationship dynamic would have a direct understanding unless they had extended family or a member of their nuclear family that also had this problem. is a big advocate and knows everything there is to know. now I will add feelings before a seizure. Thank you.. I have a problem with that. Sort of like a black cloud hanging overhead. Stress!!!! It was a very bad time. David Dickinson, the headaches are excruciating. Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — March 13, 2018 @ 5:47 PM. Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — July 28, 2018 @ 1:41 PM. When can it trigger in old ppl of 85yrs of age? As I get older I am noticing it more and more difficult to try to think and also don’t even try to get me to do two things at once. This has happened the 3rd time, all of his seizures are the same, he always ends in a hospital between life and death. Comment by Sissy Turner — July 26, 2018 @ 12:11 AM. Some people don’t experience an aura at all, and their seizure has no early warning signs. 80% of people who have epilepsy, have some kind of depression. Any suggestions for a good brand cheaper. Every stage listed I have encountered. In my experience, that’s that the typical response. No surprise there. Comment by Jeffrey Liakos — September 28, 2016 @ 3:25 PM, Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — September 28, 2016 @ 3:41 PM. Change ). Difficulty concentrating, slowed thinking, decreased memory and … Nila Rene’ Whitaker Postictal psychosis has been estimated to affect between 6% and 10% of people with epilepsy. Some people are sensitive to a particular tone from a voice or instrument. Just typing this is a tedious chore, but wait! It takes that long to cross the blood/brain barrier. Comment by Jeffrey Liakos — October 28, 2017 @ 4:57 PM. No history wth family. Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — September 28, 2016 @ 2:51 PM. Gravity. Comment by Barbara P. — April 23, 2018 @ 8:40 AM. ( Log Out /  I’ve only been married to my husband for a year and a half. Since then I’ve had 16 episodes, that I’m aware of. Comment by Natasha Bojorcas — June 1, 2018 @ 4:55 PM. The disorder is severe and rare with a great impact on young adults. Start studying Nurs 342- Seizures. Today, I’m CONSTANTLY thirsty. Have they increased his dose of Keppra since the two recent seizures (or added another if he’s at max dose of Keppra)? Did you know Snow White’s “Dopey” had epilepsy. Odd that I would need to but I do. , Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — January 18, 2016 @ 3:18 PM. My dr. won’t be helpful. But, some people with epilepsy have this experience all the time. No? A seizure often has four distinct phases: Prodromal Symptoms, Auras, Ictal and Postictal Stages… Probably more in 2015m. A person can experience confusion, anxiety, headache, tremor, and mood disturbances. Thanks! Unfortunately, we’re all in the same boat. Judy, I think the migraines are related to your seizures. Phylis Feiner Johnson, if the postictal headaches were easily handled by conventional aspirin type medicine, I would be so much happier. An EEG is NOT enough, if that is the case. Through this post – you saved us from going down the wrong rabbit hole preventing my Son from a WRONG diagnose (he has faced ‘psychosis’ after cluster of seizures) – now teaching his neurologist that this is real and he now fully on board, had never heard of IIP nor PIP but he sure does now and so do we! Write . And has anything improved at all? The dog may become restless and start pacing in this stage. I’d ask for a carotid doppler as well, if it hasn’t been done yet, to check blood flow to the brain even if a CT with contrast has already been done. We are not “pill-poppers” we are epileptics, BIG difference Rex. Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — February 12, 2017 @ 12:41 PM, Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — March 2, 2017 @ 10:51 PM. A world you’re probably familiar with. Maybe cold is better. “Status epilepticus (SE) is a common, life-threatening neurologic disorder that is essentially an acute, prolonged epileptic crisis. When we were looking for the seizure focus – which was not found by PET scan -, a left sided HS was identified by a 3T MRI. They didn’t even do blood work for med levels! With mysterious overbearing auras. Comment by Joshua Tate — October 29, 2018 @ 4:16 AM. Déjà vu (a sense that something has happened before when in fact it hasn’t), Jamais vu (a feeling that you’re seeing something you know well for the first time), Numbness or ‘pins and needles’ in parts of the body, Difficulty speaking or saying strange words, Repeated movements (such as lip smacking or chewing). However, while I am glad that nobody in my nuclear or extended family has Epilepsy, I feel isolated and lonely in some ways. 19. This includes being out of his or someone he trusts site. Test #1 for seizures, after you’re our of the ER (either admitted or discharged) is an EEG. Comment by Connie Cluderay — March 13, 2018 @ 5:40 PM. I hate taking medication, but I am afraid not to now. However, Lamictal has been very good for me. Bust as you said, therapy seems to be the best addition to treatment for you. Today she is on Etizolam twice a day, weekly shots of Vit 12 and vit D 60k, His neurologist told us it is not uncommon to have this “psychotic” period of great irritability several days after a seizure. I had never heard of it. Stage 1: Aura. I was diagnosed with epilepsy at age 20 and during my EEGs the neurologists noticed I was having seizures in my sleep. For some people, after the 2 phase of grand mal seizures, they usually fall into a … Good post. 2016 Comprehensive List of GOOD Neurologists…Epileptologists… Neurosurgeons…and Pediatric Doctors, https://epilepsytalk.com/2016/01/03/2016-comprehensive-list-of-good-neurologistsepileptologists-neurosurgeonsand-pediatric-doctors/. Discussion. There are, in general, three physical stages of a seizure. (Did I spell it right? It’s a compendium by website forum members who have had positive personal experiences with docs over the years. I have been taking Keppra since two and a half years now without skipping even one day. It doesn’t happen very often to most people. Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — October 4, 2016 @ 10:12 AM. Carrolyn, do you ever experience the painful post-ictal migraine headaches? I think this may address your problem better than a surgical option. Yes, I believe you’re right. Headache is manageable, but heaviness remains, When you factor in all those things I guess it’s never “over”. You might say:Triggers, for auras not seizures. Has it helped? 2. Was he started on oral medication? I think that’s high as I am tired during the day and cannot sleep at night. Comment by Bobby — February 8, 2018 @ 3:15 AM, Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — February 8, 2018 @ 8:48 AM. as well as real epilepsy. Comment by INDRANI CHAKRABORTY — March 15, 2018 @ 1:49 PM. Comment by Dallas — May 23, 2017 @ 11:26 AM. Lori, I almost always recommend a seizure alert dog to someone in the type of situation as you. Interestingly, this time the doctors told us something like he is not epileptic “in the word’s everyday sense”, but he is prone to have seizures if he has high fever + respiratory disease. But if you look at the various Epilepsy pages on Facebook, they talk about it all the time. They just haven’t set up the approved growers, dispensers, and doctor protocols yet. If you have recurrent seizures due to epilepsy, you may begin to notice a pattern of aura symptoms. Another thing that I heard helps people taking Keppra, is keeping their Vitamin B levels up. Nobody insofar as I know. Log in Sign up. Epilepsy and Melatonin – Yes? Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — March 7, 2018 @ 3:07 PM. Prodromal Alzheimer’s disease (AD) starts several years before the clinical diagnosis of dementia and can be subdivided into at least two stages. What is the remedy for it? Take this extra dose for a short time until you find that you are fairly relaxed, and then cut down the amount.). There are drug companies that don’t have to do this. Mood changes 2. Comment by Jeffrey Liakos — May 26, 2018 @ 2:53 PM, https://epilepsytalk.com/2013/06/16/calcium-friend-or-foe-6/, Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — May 26, 2018 @ 5:44 PM. A prodromal stage is marked by the influx or the introduction of schizophrenia. Prodromal symptoms include insomnia, headache, irritability, ill … Sometimes I get to feeling like a water balloon! http://www.witf.org/news/2016/06/state-begins-setting-up-medical-marijuana-system.php, Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — June 2, 2017 @ 9:14 AM, I found most of the material that I read on your website helpful from what I could understand, I take seizures, but I feel anxious depress like ending my life i need more information regarding seizure, Comment by Angela Organ — June 26, 2017 @ 3:30 PM. Comment by Mary Jane Levell — December 14, 2016 @ 7:17 PM, Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — December 14, 2016 @ 8:07 PM. Because research shows that Depacon (Valproate) and Topamax (Topiramate) are effective in treating migraines and epilepsy. Karen, do you ever suffer the post-ictal migraine headaches? Thank you. http://www.news-medical.net/health/Epilepsy-Seizure-Types.aspx My wife was going with this suffering for last one year till we finally settled with epilepsy diagnosis, All the stages of seizures are mixed up; one never has convulsions during an aura, that is the seizure itself. She said it is probably because the buses are so cold. This is the recovery stage and during this phase any physical after effects of the seizure are felt. What I don’t get is if that is the case, why do many Medical Doctors refuse to consider the possibility of natural treatments? Individuals with AD will progress from their normal baseline cognitive abilities through subtle changes of the preclinical stages to obvious symptoms of brain dysfunct… What is this??? Sometimes there strong sometimes there weak, but I get a headache to. STUDY. Ictal : FULL SEIZURE ACTIVITY. I had to be put on life support for 2 or 3 days. Comment by mary Jane — October 4, 2016 @ 10:24 AM, Not that I know of Mary Jane. My doctor Erasmo Passaro is on the list. Jeffrey, do you think they’re migraines? Thank you again for your replies, your page is an amazing source of info! Comment by Miss Gail J Barry — June 22, 2016 @ 4:57 AM. Partner freaked. Tongue now badly bitten, front teeth chipped. And here’s the article on heat: Heat Is Not Our Friend, https://epilepsytalk.com/2016/06/26/heat-is-not-our-friend/, Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — October 4, 2016 @ 10:32 AM, Thanks again Phylis. Until the muscle soreness sets in the next day and I feel the tender spot on my tongue where my teeth sank in. Comment by Laura McGaffey — January 19, 2016 @ 12:19 AM. Over the years she’s been in Status Epilepticus on 6 occasions. Comment by Amy T — May 30, 2017 @ 2:42 PM. I’ve stopped using pot five times since 1997 and each time the seizures returned. (Wife/Mom), Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — May 23, 2018 @ 9:20 AM, Yes it does, thanks so much for your help, Comment by Jonathan Huggins — May 25, 2018 @ 2:04 PM, Can this become permanent and what is the likelihood of it becoming permanent. They will pay for drugs though. If so, when? All of his results are normal, so the doctors do not have any idea why this is happening and we could prevent it. Comment by Phylis Feiner Johnson — June 22, 2016 @ 1:04 PM, This is a reply to this vagal nurve stimulater I am dr Staci Paige Williams and that I feel I have to tell you doe’s not work on everyone so you are taking a chance it won’t work sincerely, DR. Staci Paige Williams Nero surgery, Comment by Staci Paige Williams — July 31, 2016 @ 7:53 PM. Once you grasp that concept you will feel a tremendous relief. Our Dr is puzzled, any answers on your end? Have been moving, slowing, typing laborisly, (is that a word?) That would be an understatement. 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