September 1971

Sexual Seizures

Author Affiliations

Jackson, Miss; Birmingham, Ala; Jackson, Miss
From the Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, and the departments of psychiatry and neurosurgery, University of Mississippi, Jackson, Miss (Drs. Currier, Suess, and Andy), and the Division of Neurology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Ala (Dr. Little).

Arch Neurol. 1971;25(3):260-264. doi:10.1001/archneur.1971.00490030086010

Three patients experience intermittent sexual activity or sensations in association with seizures. Two were thought to be associated with temporal lobe abnormalities and one with hypothalamic involvement from a tumor.