Geschwind Syndrome

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What is Geschwind Syndrome?

Geschwind Syndrome is characterized as excessive verbal and writing output, altered sexuality, hyper-religious, and intensified cognitive and emotional responses, found in some epilepsy patients. At present, there is controversy within the medical community regarding this condition.

Common symptoms reported by people with Geschwind Syndrome

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with Geschwind Syndrome

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Compare treatments taken by people with Geschwind Syndrome

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Who has Geschwind Syndrome on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 1
30s 3
40s 2
50s 1
60s 0
70+ 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

43% Female
57% Male
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 3
20-29 years 1
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 4
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from Geschwind Syndrome patients who have completed their condition history
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