When is epilepsy usually diagnosed?

Answer On One Hand: Early New CasesMost cases of epilepsy are diagnosed in the first year of life. Those born with epilepsy generally exhibit symptoms very early on which lead to a diagnosis. The incid... Read More »

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Your son was diagnosed with coxsackie virus is it ok for us to fly He was diagnosed today and you leave tomorrow?

I would think that a quick call to your pediatrician will get you an answer from a qualified medical professional.

What is epilepsy 10 pts?

Nope epilepsy is just that; recurrent seizures. It does not make you different. Neurons fire electrical signals in your brain constantly. People with epilepsy have abnormal electrical discharges wh... Read More »

Is epilepsy fatal?

On One Hand: Epileptic Seizures Can Be FatalAlthough not common, death can result from epileptic seizures. This often occurs when a person having a seizure cannot breathe properly for a long period... Read More »

EEG Spiking & Epilepsy?

The term "epilepsy" describes a set of symptoms rather than the cause of those symptoms. A patient is epileptic when he or she displays the tendency to have seizures. To help diagnose epileptic con... Read More »