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Topic: Surgery and Devices

Created By: Hope331 | 2015-02-26 15:05 | 41 Views | 0 Comments

If you were given the opportunity to have brain surgery to stop your seizures, would you go through with it?

Created By: AngieU | 2015-02-09 00:28 | 52 Views | 0 Comments

I am new to this site and am so glad I found a place where people understand. I have a cavernous malformation in my occipital lobe and have tried every med out there and nothing works. Does any...

Created By: rtkoury@gmail.com | 2015-02-08 11:55 | 100 Views | 0 Comments

I had my first seizure a little over  42 years ago and I was just 3 months old, my parents thought I was dying when I had my first Grand Mal seizure they took me to the ER and the doctors said it...

Created By: Hope331 | 2015-02-02 20:29 | 249 Views | 1 Comment

Hi everyone, I am going through all the tests to determine whether or not I am a candidate for temporal lobe surgery...so far, it's looking like I will be a candidate.  I was just wondering what...

Created By: Hope331 | 2015-01-30 20:07 | 148 Views | 1 Comment

I am going through all the tests to determine whether or not I can have temporal lobe surgery and I will be scheduling the WADA test soon.  Can anyone tell me about their experience with this test...

Created By: shely | 2015-01-29 16:25 | 74 Views | 0 Comments

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

in 2000,i got the vns taken out... it was dead... i am still suffering from the wire that is still in my...

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Created By: shely | 2015-01-29 16:19 | 37 Views | 0 Comments
Created By: babble | 2015-01-25 15:05 | 85 Views | 0 Comments

Within the last month I've had 2 left temporal lobectomys, I've been home for one week today.   My medicines are the same plus a few new meds for post surgery.  I'm having several symptoms,  If...

Created By: jackie_lh | 2015-01-25 12:57 | 65 Views | 1 Comment

Very similar story. Initial VNS in 2007 was a miracle--reduced my use of Topomax to 300mg and within 18 months stopped seizures. Formerly they had been intractable. Also told whole system was...

Created By: 5girls | 2015-01-24 20:28 | 71 Views | 0 Comments
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Created By: SunsetGazer | 2015-01-14 19:53 | 119 Views | 0 Comments

<p>Hello, Several years ago I underwent a temporal lobectomy due to seizures that worsened after a car accident. My medications were increased in the time between the accident, where the...

Created By: afodey | 2015-01-14 15:28 | 89 Views | 0 Comments

My neurologist just recommended the VNS to me so, really I'm not to informed on it yet. I've had seizures my whole life and was diagnosed as epileptic when I was about 10, so I'm honestly use to...

Created By: anzella_1267 | 2015-01-14 05:50 | 224 Views | 0 Comments

Hi there,
Just looking for some advice and people's experiences with left temporal lobe surgery.
Specifically if it stopped seizures completely and if medication was no longer...

Created By: harrietfsmith22 | 2015-01-12 09:05 | 93 Views | 0 Comments

Anyone know any information on VNS for Peti-Mal seizures or has had this surgery? Tried all medication and seems like VNS is the only option left.

Any advice/ information would be...

Created By: jehobiewan | 2014-12-30 23:11 | 118 Views | 0 Comments

I recently had my VNS replaced (first one was damaged). I am having difficulty with my new VNS and the neurosurgeon does not know what to do except turn it off.  It is helping me so that is not...

Created By: Anahi | 2014-12-18 19:37 | 290 Views | 0 Comments

HI everyone my name is Anahi, 

I was recently told by my neurologist that he recommends I get brain surgery for my seizures that are localized on my right temporal lobe. It being brain...

Created By: ahurse1 | 2014-12-17 11:17 | 140 Views | 0 Comments

I am searching for a solution for my wife who was diagnosed with Epilepsy at age 18.  Seizure frequency was 1 per year.  In late 2013 she underwent a right frontal lobe resection.  The pathology...

Created By: jfurrer | 2014-12-16 11:20 | 161 Views | 0 Comments

Our son Joseph has a "Congenital Migratory Anomaly" which makes his left temporal lobe non-functional.  He has learning delays and 4-5 seizures per day while on medication.  We are seeking...

Created By: jehobiewan | 2014-12-13 02:03 | 147 Views | 0 Comments

I am hoping there is someone else out there that has heard of this.  I had my first VNS in March of 2007.  Aside from swelling and difficulty talking, the surgery went well.  I had to have a...

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