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Left Frontal Lobectomy
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Left frontal lombectomy

Hi Have Any Of You Guys Had Temporal Lobectomy Surgery? If So What Is Outcome And Was It Successful
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I had 2 right temporal lobe lobectomies, removing 13%dead brain tissue of the 18% damaged. Unable to remove all 18% because it was too close, making too risky to area of other dead brain tissue. Or it… read more

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Mental Side Effects After Craniotomy
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For those who have had brain surgery, specifically a craniotomy, what mental side effects did you have after the surgery? Do you feel if it affected your mood, causing or contributing to depression, anxiety or paranoia? Please share your experiences with this. Thank you!

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Thank you so much for your thoughts, I really appreciate it! Sending you prayers on your journey of recovery!

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Anyone With Right Temporal Lobectomy
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In January I am scheduled to have a temporal lobectomy on my right hand side I was wondering who all has had this procedure done before and how it went

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Thank you! Also if it makes you feel any better my neuro said the exact same thing. I had an eeg in 2016 and 1 seizure was on the left side so they shut operation down. Only in September did they… read more

Recovery Expectations From Frontal Temporal Lobectomy
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Hi, I am going to have a frontal temporal lobectomy on my non dominant side, next month, i have no idea what to expect afterward except for the generic stuff that the doctors have told me. I am curious about memory, mood swings, depression risks, thought process, Etc. I have never talked with anybody who has had anything like this done. Those of you have experienced it, Can you give me any information?

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Thank you so much!!!

Temporal Lobectomy
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Is it possible to have a 2nd temporal lobectomy?

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I was told that since seizures occur in the left temporal lobe, surgery is not an option, as it could make my memory problem worse.

Has Anyone Had Or Has Their Child Had A Frontal Lobe Resection Surgery? If So, How Did It Work Out?
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I too did the Left Temporal Lobe surgery. No experience with Frontal Lobe surgery. It helped reduce my seizure frequency from severe to mild and moderate seizures.

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Has Anyone Had Brain Surgery To Correct Their Seizures? Im Scared And Would Love To Hear Your Stories And Get Any Advice I Can
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I've got complex partial seizures with identified abnormality in my temporal lobe. Seizures are focal so my neurologist said surgery is an option I should consider, but I'm pretty scared and not sure it is worth it. My seizures aren't very bad and I could still lead a mostly-normal life but I plan to become a doctor and with sleep deprivation being a major trigger for me it may prevent me from pursuing my desire to work in a hospital (which means long hours). Im not sure about the process of… read more

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Hello Jessicakate, I know how You feel right now. I had the depth electrodes test a number of years ago and was scared something would go wrong during or after the surgery was over when I was just… read more

Taste
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How many days after a seizure does your mouth return to tasting food. Everything at the moment taste sour

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Nothing taste different to me, but I sometimes crave water when I'm having a strong aura. I start swollowing a lot too, even if I'm not drinking anything

What Makes It Different Than A Grand Mal, Or Are They The Same?
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I have Partial Awareness Seizures. They were called Absence and Partial Complex. As a kid of 7 they called them Petit-Mal.

Atonic Seizures: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment Read Article...
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I really trust my Neurologist and Epileptologist. Dr. Resor looked after me for 35-40 years. I had the Temporal Lobectomy before she took my case. They would not have done it if it would not possibly… read more