U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 40-year-old female asked:

Trouble producing and understanding speech,tiredness,hands stiffness,bloating,obesity and water retention.have hashimoto`s,epilepsy,prolactinoma,pcos.

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Eric Weisman
Neurology 38 years experience
Aphasia: Difficulty comprehending or producing spoken language may be related to your epilepsy in most left-handed people and virtually all right-handed people one would expect to see worsening of your ability to communicate if you have subclinical seizure activity going on in your left frontal or left temporal lobe maybe time to have a visit with your neurologist maybe get another EEG or labs ( or both )
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated May 16, 2014


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.