Table 2

Psychoses in index and control patients

Psychiatric diagnosesIndex patients (n=15)Control patients (n=11)
Schizophrenia (ICD-9: 295)3 (1.2)2-150 M/F=2/12 (0.4)2-150 M/F=0/2
Affective psychoses (ICD-9: 296)8 (3.3) M/F=3/5 8 (1.7) M/F=2/6
Paranoid states and other non-organic psychoses (ICD-9: 297–298) 4 (1.7) M/F=3/1 1 (0.2) M/F=0/1
  • Values are n (%).

  • 2-150 Calculations of percentages are based on total number of epileptic (n=241) and control (n=482) patients respectively.