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Can you see seizure on electroencephalogram <may be a dumb question?

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Dr. Joseph Roosth
Internal Medicine

In brief: Yes

One of the most common reasons for doing an eeg is to look for seizures.
If a person having an eeg has a seizure it would almost always show on the test. If someone has a seizure while having an eeg and nothing shows up on the eeg it usually means something else is wrong.

In brief: Yes

One of the most common reasons for doing an eeg is to look for seizures.
If a person having an eeg has a seizure it would almost always show on the test. If someone has a seizure while having an eeg and nothing shows up on the eeg it usually means something else is wrong.
Dr. Joseph Roosth
Dr. Joseph Roosth
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