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Psychogenic Non-Epileptic Seizure (PNES)


Psychogenic non-epileptic seizures (PNES) are episodes that resemble epileptic seizures but are not caused by abnormal electrical activity in the brain. Instead, they are thought to have a psychological origin, often related to stress, trauma, or emotional issues. PNES can manifest with various symptoms similar to those of epileptic seizures, but they do not respond to anti-seizure medications.