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Does memory loss after waking up from seizure come back?

Does memory loss after waking up from seizure come back?

Unlikely: In general, in the immediate time period after a generalized seizure (the post-ictal period), memory registration is impaired and new memories cannot be properly formed. It is not likely that events which occur in the post-ictal period will be recalled. ...Read more

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Seizures (Uncontrollable Jerking Of Limbs) (Definition)

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 imbalances, sleep deprivation, etc. ...Read more


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Does memory loss after waking up from a brief coma eventually come back?

Does memory loss after waking up from a brief coma eventually come back?

Variable: Memory loss of the events near the time of a loss of consciousness may or may not return, depending upon the severity of the injury. It is not uncommon for these memories to return over the ensuing days to weeks. ...Read more

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Im 30 now and have not a seizure since I was a teen and only had 2 with 3 days of eachother everyone tells me they will come back worse i?

Im 30 now and have not a seizure since I was a teen and only had 2 with 3 days of eachother everyone tells me they will come back worse i?

By now, doubtful.: Though not often discussed, some seizures are classified as "benign" or not serious in nature. Without having any other medical information about your teenage events, this can not be for certain--however, the age is about right, and the relatively long length of time since your teenage seizures does suggest that your risk for seizures now is very slim, if any. Benign rolandic seizures: google it. ...Read more

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After sudden 1st seizure, is it possible to get another seizure after your EEG and brain scan come back clean?

After sudden 1st seizure, is it possible to get another seizure after your EEG and brain scan come back clean?

Yes, it is possible: A person who has epilepsy or recurrent seizures can have a normal inter-ictal (between seizures) EEG. Prolonged EEG monitoring or sleep deprived EEG may provide more information. ...Read more

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Memory loss after coma, does it come back?

Memory loss after coma, does it come back?

Depends: If the coma was brief you do not get memory loss except during coma or small time before and after coma. If the coma was prolonged and caused permanent damage to brain then memory impairment will likely be permanent and will be called dementia. ...Read more

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Will memory loss due to masturbation come back?

Not related: Both in my practice, and reading the research, i cannot recall ever learning about any connection between masturbation and memory loss. It would be helpful if you could explain who specifically suggested to you that there is a connection, how old you are, and any other relevant information. Perhaps many others have similar concerns but don't ask. ...Read more

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Could memory loss from head trauma ever come back to normal?

Could memory loss from head trauma ever come back to normal?

Memory loss: The brain is one of our most resilient organs. Yes, you could experience improvement. My advice is that you have periodic check us with a neurologist. ...Read more

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Might a hypoglycemic seizure cause memory loss?

Might a hypoglycemic seizure cause memory loss?

Yes: That's why it is very important to keep your blood sugar as close to normal as possible, while preventing any hypoglycemia, particularly one severe enough to cause a seizure. ...Read more

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Might it be possible that a a seizure cause short/long term memory loss before you have a seizure?

Might it be possible that a a seizure cause short/long term memory loss before you have a seizure?

Memory loss: Seizures can and do short term memory loss, what is called retrograde amnesia, seizures rarely affected long term memory except in more severe cases. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Memory Loss (Definition)

Memory loss is a symptom in which a person cannot recall (remember) something that he previously learned. Some memory loss is normal, such as not remembering facts learned in school years ago but not used since then. Other memory loss is abnormal, such as that caused by Alzheimer's Dementia ...Read more


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Convulsion (Definition)

Convulsions are rhythmic contractions of all muscles in the body, which create a violent rhythmic motion. A common type of convulsion is ...Read more