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hi a relative male 55 years has been having black outs for

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hi a relative male 55 years has been having black outs for 8 years he lives in felixstowe an i am not happy they say he is not epilepsy and he gets no answers to problem
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. D. Love replied 2 years ago.
Hello from JustAnswer.
It will help if you could provide some further information.
Do you know what evaluation has been done?
What tests have been done that are normal?
Are there any particular reasons that you suspect a seizure disorder?
Are there any associated symptoms that suggest a seizure?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

he has had all tests at local hospital they cannot find reason for his black outs they say he is not suffering from epilepfy

Expert:  Dr. D. Love replied 2 years ago.
If you are asking me what else can be done, it would be necessary for me to have more details about what tests have been done.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

o k i will find out more thanks for your help

Expert:  Dr. D. Love replied 2 years ago.
That will be good. You can just leave this open and reply once the information is acquired.