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Table 5 Gender differences in diagnostic studies

From: Sex differences among epileptic patients: a comparison of epilepsy and its impacts on demographic features, clinical characteristics, and management patterns in a tertiary care hospital in Egypt

EEG recorded in 578 Total Male Female p value
Normal EEG 307 146 (47.5%) 161 (52.4%) 0.94
Focal discharge 162 79 (48.7%) 83 (51.2%)
Generalized discharge 109 51 (46.7%) 58 (53.2%)
Brain imaging recorded in 377
 Abnormal findings 131 73 (55.7%) 58 (49.2%) 0.33