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A MyEpilepsyTeam Member asked a question 💭

I might be getting a lesionectomy sometime in the future, I have left temporal lobe focal seizures. If any of you have had the surgery what are the tests like before getting the surgery as well as some of the symptoms after? I've been asking my neurologist a lot of questions but I also wanted some information from people who actually have had the surgery.

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Your welcome Mbg


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I might be having a [[treatment:lesionectomy:552d975d6bcd61ccf20009f5]] sometime in the future. I've had lots of tests, and I'm having a fMRI scan next week, and discussion about whether surgery is worth it or not (my seizures are mostly focal and not quite every day and I'm on 3 drugs). I'm interested in it but I don't know if it would make me worse
What I want to know is how [[treatment:lesionectomy:552d975d6bcd61ccf20009f5]] has helped or hindered anyone. Does it remove seizures or make you… read more

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