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October 1993

Weeping as a Common Element of Pseudoseizures

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush Medical Center, Chicago, Ill.

Arch Neurol. 1993;50(10):1059-1060. doi:10.1001/archneur.1993.00540100054014

• Weeping is an extremely rare ictal phenomenon. We report weeping during or at the very end of electrographically proved pseudoseizures in 10 patients. We conclude that weeping is a relatively common and specific clinical feature of pseudoepileptic seizures.