Year: 1986 Source: Psychiatric Medicine, v.4, no.3, (1986), p.265-268 SIEC No: 19901076

Psychiatric complications associated with the epileptic patient have often been referred to in the literature; however, psyhciatric sequelae occurring in the family of an epileptic patient have received far less attention. In this case study, the author presents such an example & suggests that neuropsychiatrists treating the epileptic patient be aware that significant psychiatric sequelae may exist in the family. 8 refs.