Doctors for Seizures in Victoria Road, Hubli-Dharwad
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Seizures are changes in the brain’s electrical activity and there are three types of Seizures namely Non-epileptic Seizures, Partial Seizures and Generalized Seizures. Some of the common symptoms of Seizures include violent shaking, loss of control, change in vision, headache, out of body sensation and dizziness, among others.
HOW IS SEIZURES DIAGNOSED?
It is usually difficult to diagnose the type of seizure. Neurologists may evaluate your complete medical history and events that lead to seizure. Blood tests, spinal tap to rule out infection and toxicology screening may be performed to determine the cause of seizures. Images of the brain may also shed light on cause of Seizures
HOW IS SEIZURES TREATED?
Treatments for seizures depend on the cause. Medications and nerve stimulation are common treatment options. A ketogenic diet is prescribed. Surgery may be needed in some cases.
DID YOU KNOW?
Recognizing a seizure and taking appropriate steps to limit its occurrence are extremely important