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BRFSS Survey Results 2005 for South Carolina

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Epilepsy and Seizures

In the past year, have you seen a neurologist or epilepsy specialist
for your epilepsy or seizure disorder?*

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  Total #
Respondents
Yes No No, but have seen regular doc
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 149 42 25.6 18.4-34.4 107 74.4 65.6-81.6 0 0.0 . - .
GENDER
Male 60 11 17.5 9.2-30.7 49 82.5 69.3-90.8 0 0.0 . - .
Female 89 31 34.5 24.1-46.6 58 65.5 53.4-75.9 0 0.0 . - .

Due to the small number of respondents to this question, no further breakdowns are available.

*This question was only asked of the respondents who reported have ever been told
by a doctor that they have a seizure disorder or epilepsy,
EXCEPT those NO LONGER HAVE EPILEPSY OR SEIZURE DISORDER.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.

** Appalachia I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
Palmetto: Fairfield, Lexington, Newberry, Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter

*** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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