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Brain Problems Eeg Detect
Could increased brain electrical activity lead to sleeping problems? Could it be detected by EEG while iam awake? What're the possible other symptoms
Hi,there is chemical imbalance in my brain and problem is with EEG, doctor recommend to have Levetiracetam and encorate-chrono. what does it mean?
Keppra: It means you are having a bit of seizure activity . You need to build up gradually the dose of Keppra. If you are having issues with your temper while taking Keppra you may need to take a vitamin supplement with 10-25 mg of B6. See what else your neurologist wants to do after a few weeks . Best wishes to you. ...Read more
What electrical problems of brain that cause poor sleep. Could it be detected by an EEG ordered by doctor.what could be the type of treatment?
Poor sleep & brain: Sometimes poor sleep is driven by brain activity. This often occurs with stimulants, like caffeine and amphetamines. Although there is altered brain activity with certain medications, this activity is not normally something that can be measured. An EEG would generally not help to diagnose causes of abnormal sleep. The one exception is when seizures occur during sleep. ...Read more
Gets infections constantly, memory loss, slurred words, cognitive problems, brain fog, abnormal eeg. 21 years old, felt this way since 14?
More information: I am assuming you have sought attention from primary care providers, neurologist as well. You want to make sure no metabolic, immune system dysfunction, i.E congenital anomalies. ...Read more
No: Eeg can show presence of seizure brain wave activity.These seizure brain activity can be caused by different conditions such as metabolic abnormality, lack of blood supply to brain cells, medication, epilepsy, brain tumor related, etc. It analyzes the brain "function" not the anatomy thus it can't detect brain tumor specifically. Mri needs to be done to detect brain tumors. Discuss with your md. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can an EEG detect any/every brain tumor? Meaning if someone has a brain tumor will it for sure be detectable on an EEG?
OneThingForSure:----: My dear 19-year-old: NOTHING in life is"for sure."And the way things are going so fast, probably NOT even death, but"for sure"higher taxes and regulations.But the EEG is pretty good at following physiologic changes and potential for seizures.It depends on the location, size and depth of the tumor plus what specific structures are involved.And, it's usually not used to detect a tumor. For that: MRI ...Read more
To detect ADHD of my son dr. Suggested tsh, ft3, ft4, torch- IgG blood test, EEG of brain or MRI of brain. Is these test required? My son 7 years old.
I m having a lot of lines in vision.if these are originating from my brain will they be seen on eeg?
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