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Topic: Surgery and Devices

Created By: GKhs4632340 | 2014-08-03 22:25 | 227 Views | 1 Comment

Hi everyone,

I had left temporal lobectomy three years ago.  Since then, I have been using pain relievers nonstop, prescription for one month and over-the-counter to date 24/7 between 7 and...

Created By: calcinco@outlook.com | 2014-07-26 23:58 | 326 Views | 5 Comments

I have been cleared for a right temporal lobe surgery.  I have had complex partial seizures for 46 years since I was 3 and have had to leave work because of them. (People have called me a...

Created By: eguyare | 2014-07-23 06:31 | 314 Views | 0 Comments

Hi there!
I have seizures since 2002 and tried all the medicines in my motherland,Turkey. Doctors say that there are no more effective medication in Turkey but my problem is in my temporal...

Created By: LCatrambone | 2014-07-19 15:40 | 254 Views | 1 Comment

We just learned that my 9 year old is a candidate for surgery - right temporal lobectomy. They believe he has cortical dysplasia. Can anyone share their experiences with the surgery in children?...

Created By: Lyriqs Voice | 2014-07-15 16:40 | 176 Views | 0 Comments

Hello.
My 11 month old suffered a Stroke sometime around birth, but was not diagnosed until 6 months. He is now scheduled for hemispherectomy surgery to stop his Infantile Spasms and any...

Created By: stiffie | 2014-07-14 18:22 | 326 Views | 1 Comment

Hello to everyone!

I am a new to this.

My dad has suffered with epilepsy for as long as he can remember and has just found out that he was born with it. He has also been told he is a...

Created By: chersaman | 2014-06-11 15:51 | 300 Views | 0 Comments

Hi, my daughter had a 2/3 corpus colostomy 6 years ago.  Sam has progressed to have many more seizures daily.  She has been on every med and has a VNS.  The docs want to perform a full colostomy...

Created By: penosejo@gmail.com | 2014-05-13 07:09 | 400 Views | 2 Comments

Hello, I have recently got the VNS implanted and it was turned on a few days ago. I have no problems so far just still from the surgery. After the surgery I had a horrible cough but the Doc...

Created By: BuccolamMidazolam | 2014-05-10 08:49 | 310 Views | 0 Comments

Hello like everyone here on the site I have have been having regular seizures. After having a MRI done at the hospital, my neurologist told me that I had nodular heterotopia epilepsy and that...

Created By: dnel0680@gmail.com | 2014-05-05 23:59 | 497 Views | 2 Comments

I had an appointment with my neurologist last week and he recommended Laser Ablation Surgery. I  was hoping to get some feed back on how successful it is, what it involves, any side affects...

Created By: GKhs4632340 | 2014-04-23 19:29 | 519 Views | 1 Comment

Recently, I heard a newscast about a lady who had a seizure while driving 8 years ago and consequently lost her license.  Rather than undergoing traditional brain surgery, she has undergone a...

Created By: GKhs4632340 | 2014-04-22 00:45 | 576 Views | 0 Comments

My neurologists recommended surgery years ago, but it took me years to make the grueling, painstaking, and roller-coaster-like experiences to finally decide to go for it in 2011.  Like many, I...

Created By: Denny | 2014-04-14 13:07 | 655 Views | 2 Comments

Hello - Has anyone had the RNS placement?  If so, can you share the experience and the results?

Thank you for your help.

Created By: GKhs4632340 | 2014-04-11 01:13 | 313 Views | 1 Comment

<p>Hello everyone, What do you think about keeping detailed record after epilepsy surgery?</p>

Created By: GKhs4632340 | 2014-04-11 01:07 | 297 Views | 0 Comments

<p>Hello everyone,</p>

<p>What do you think about keeping a detail record after epilepsy surgery?<br />
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Created By: vivaciousgemini22 | 2013-11-15 14:54 | 970 Views | 6 Comments

I finally finished all of my pre- operative tests for Epilepsy surgery and my surgery is scheduled for December 13th. I just have one question... For those of you who have went through Epilepsy...

Created By: jimbo1 | 2013-10-31 15:33 | 543 Views | 1 Comment

I have temporal lobe epilepsy, and I've finally had surgery two weeks ago. According to the surgeon, everything has gone well, and I'm back home again now, to recover for the next couple of...

Created By: GKhs4632340 | 2013-10-30 01:15 | 688 Views | 1 Comment

How it all started...

Created By: vivaciousgemini22 | 2013-10-26 21:19 | 748 Views | 2 Comments

I was just researching on the Internet about depth electrodes and from what I read, it sounds pretty painful. I'm not down for too much pain in my head. So I might need a whole box of tissue right...

Created By: GKhs4632340 | 2013-09-15 00:35 | 308 Views | 0 Comments

Hello all,

I have epilepsy for decades and throughout most of my...

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