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Eeg is abnormal, does it mean seizure disorder?

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Dr. Shin Beh
Neurology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Not necessarily

An abnormal eeg may be caused by a variety of conditions, including many that are not related to epilepsy.
It is important to interpret the eeg in the context of your clinical condition and not just look at the eeg alone.

In brief: Not necessarily

An abnormal eeg may be caused by a variety of conditions, including many that are not related to epilepsy.
It is important to interpret the eeg in the context of your clinical condition and not just look at the eeg alone.
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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology

In brief: Is associated with

An abnormal EEG is not necessarily diagnostic of epilepsy.
About 15% of people have an abnormal EEG. Many abnormalities are not epileptiform. People with migraine headaches may have EEGs that contain epileptiform discharges..

In brief: Is associated with

An abnormal EEG is not necessarily diagnostic of epilepsy.
About 15% of people have an abnormal EEG. Many abnormalities are not epileptiform. People with migraine headaches may have EEGs that contain epileptiform discharges..
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