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Do I Need To See A Neurologist Or A Neurosurgeon If I Just Had My First Seizure
Seizure is also known as Generalized seizures in adults. A seizure is a symptom in which a person has a convulsion or epileptic attack, usually involving jerking movements of the head, limbs, and rest of the body. It represents abnormal brain function, and can be caused by fever (mainly in young children), by brain infections or tumors, by drug abuse or overdoses, by chemical ...Read more
If I jus had a seizure could I still take Ambien to sleep or should I wait until I see what the neurologist says about why I had the seizure first ?
Careful: A seizure should make you sleep well without need for medicine. I assume you are prone to seizures and are being treated in an on-going manner. If not, you need urgent evaluation. If so, review your day. Did you miss your medication? Stress, toxic reaction, bad drugs, infection, what may be happening? Do not just sleep it off! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Should i see a neurologist? I'm suffering from extreme spells of dizziness, often leading in loss of consciousness, or vision and feeling in my body. Two years ago, it resulted in a seizure. Before each spell i feel extremely light headed, dizzy, shaky, a
When : When evaluating a presentation with so many differing symptoms; the work up may require evaluations by different types of providers such as: cardiology, neurology and psychiatry. If this has never been fully evaluated in the past, talk to your doctor and request an assessment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am a very healthy 16th year old and I had what the er doctors think was a seizure my CT was normal my urine test was normal and my blood test was normal whats your outlook on my situation should i go see a neurologist what could of caused this I had to
Absolutely: I would certainly see a neurologist.Get a more detailed answer ›
Need a neurologist , m epiliptic patient .my doz is epival 250 clonatril 0.5 , topiro 50 what should i do further .the duration in seizure become wide?
More of less?: You'll need to work with someone in your country but sounds like you are on low doses of three drugs. Overall care might be better and more effective if you are on more therapeutic doses of less drugs. Choice of seizure meds depends on seizure type (EEG based answer) and your tolerance of indivdual meds. Blood levels of drugs used in U.S. to guide dosing. Optimal treatment varies with person. ...Read more
Can you have just hallucinations during a seizure, I asked my Shrink and she doesnt think its from my Schizophrenia, and should i mention this to my new neurologist?
I have an appointment with a neurologist at the end of the next month. But I think I am having partial seizures, should I wait it out?
Seizures: if you feel you are having seizures i would check with your physician of the neurologist ...Read more
Depends on severity: Seizures during brain surgery are rare due to the presence of anesthesia but if a seizure did occur during a surgery, the brain pressures could increase and hence be life threatening. Most neurosurgeons are properly trained to deal with the situation but a very large seizure during surgery could be life threatening. As your physician for more details. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A neurosurgeon is a specialist in the evaluation and treatment of disorders of the nervous system. This includes brain, spine, and peripheral nerve problems. The most common surgeries done are for back/neck problems, head injuries, brain tumors, aneurysms, and strokes. Training for neurosurgery is usually 6-8 years of residency training after medical school. There ...Read more
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