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Simple partial seizures common idiopathic epelipsy? Brain tumor? No other symptoms. Passed neuro exam - reflexes, gait, strength, eye exam -perfectly.
Brain tumor: An MRI of the brain will determine if there is a brain tumor. Reducing or eliminating the seizures is the first priority. The anti-convulsant (anti-seizure) medication prescribed by your neurologist is specific to the seizure type. Discuss the side-effects of each medication to help you cope with seizures. ...Read more
Is it possible to have brain tumor when main sympotom is leg weakness/pain when neurogical test (reflex strength sensitivity )is good?
Do medical check up: At your age these functions should be normal if they are not, get a medical exam first. ...Read more
Yes/ it depends.: If there is a tumor in the cerebellum, like cerebellar astrocytoma, coordination, etc. Might be affected, but if the tumor is in another place, like in the body of the cerebrum, it might have no effect. Many brain tumors cause their effects by mass or pressure effect, like on vision, seizures, headache, or herniation of brain effect. ...Read more
Hemangioma: Hemangiomas may need to be treated if they are expanding and causing symptoms. ...Read more
My neurologist ruled out MS just by checkin reflexes, walking, etc. And a brain scan done 3 yrs ago. Im still worried. Should i take his word for it?
Advice: Your exam does not completely guarantee absence of future MS, but should be reassuring if normal. But you seem worried about an occult neurological problem. Might propose you seek a second opinion, and if again, not supportive of MS, hopefully will calm your fears. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When i test my patellar reflexes, left leg is not quite as brisk as the right. Not huge difference though. I am right dominant.. Scared of brain tumor?
My neurologist ruled out ms, lyme, vegative disorder, etc. Just by checkin reflexes, etc. Etc. And a brain scan done 2-3 years ago. Is this accurate?
Numb lower left leg front of the calf, mild weakness, brisk reflexes. Sent for MRI of brain, tspine, cspine and lspine. Normal. Now EMG. Scared.
MS EVALUATION: The way you classify your symptoms is worrisome. The EMG is the next step to pin down the diagnosis. You may also need a lumbar puncture if symptoms persist. Full lab work including evaluation for Lyme disease it VIT d deficiency b12 folic acid thyroid studies. Sjogrens Syndrome and Sarcoid evaluations well. If no firm diagnosis is made you may need second opinion. ...Read more
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