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Can gamma knife surgery be done on someone with epilepsy?
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Dr. Seth Zeidman
Neurosurgery
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In brief: Generally Yes
It is one of the known treatments for some forms of epilepsy.

In brief: Generally Yes
It is one of the known treatments for some forms of epilepsy.
Dr. Seth Zeidman
Dr. Seth Zeidman
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Dr. Adam Hebb
Neurosurgery
In brief: Yes
There was a recent randomized study in the United States called the rose study that evaluated radiosurgery (gamma knife), compared with open surgery for temporal lobe epilepsy.
The results are not fully available, but gamma knife therapy may be considered as an option for this type of epilepsy.

In brief: Yes
There was a recent randomized study in the United States called the rose study that evaluated radiosurgery (gamma knife), compared with open surgery for temporal lobe epilepsy.
The results are not fully available, but gamma knife therapy may be considered as an option for this type of epilepsy.
Dr. Adam Hebb
Dr. Adam Hebb
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