What are the harmonics of EEG?

Updated: Oct 09, 2019
  • Author: Roy Sucholeiki, MD; Chief Editor: Selim R Benbadis, MD  more...
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EEG is a complex summation of many frequencies.

  • Different frequencies sometimes add to or cancel each other, creating odd waveforms or fluctuations of waveforms.

  • Pseudospikes or pseudoslow waves may be seen with intermixing of waves.

  • Many fascinating patterns have been generated by mixing artificially created computer-generated frequencies. These waveforms have the significance of the basic waveforms that underlie the patterns.


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