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My Daughter Had A Right Temporal Lobectomy A Week Ago She Is Experiencing Light Sensitivity Has Anyone Else Had That Experience

My Daughter Had A Right Temporal Lobectomy A Week Ago She Is Experiencing Light Sensitivity Has Anyone Else Had That Experience

She has a normal headache pain near the incision and the right side of her head black eye bruising but the light sensitivity is severe and I can't find anywhere where anyone has experienced that.

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

You have migraines they can do a lot to you check with your doctor

posted 10 months ago

Right Anterior Lobectomy

Right Anterior Lobectomy

I had a right anterior temporal lobectomy in 1988 and did notice weakness on my left side and have walked with a limp ever since but also notice that temperatures affect me also like if I'm standing outside for a short time in the cold that when I go to walk I nave to really think about getting my left leg to move. Heat in a sauna has caused a seizure .

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

Only heat that affects me is the hot sauna's I take so I've had to limit the time I stay in one though being Finn and I love my sauna's I need to stay… read more

posted almost 3 years ago

Frontal Lobectomy

Frontal Lobectomy

I am meant to have left frontal lobectomy brain surgery at Westmead Hospital. My Neurologist won't say anything to me about Rehabilitation afterwards or even beforehand. As it's a very complicated circumstance. Anyway, I am now living in a Womens Refuge and the staff are trying to find me a permanent place near Westmead as the Neuro Surgeon won't operate until I have a permanent place to live. So I will be living on my own and Medical staff haven't helped at all accept with NDIS. But when I… read more

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

I am going crazy lol NDIS do have are useless my husband works for them. They turned down my application because with the depression I wasn't seeing a… read more

posted about 3 years ago

Does Anyone Know Or Have Experience With A Temporal Lobectomy?

Does Anyone Know Or Have Experience With A Temporal Lobectomy?

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

Hi Chris . I'm much better than I was before. It may not of made me seizure free, but it did help reduce the frequency of my seizures. I went from sever… read more

edited, originally posted over 3 years ago

Sharp Pain In Front Of My Head That Shot To The Left Side Of My Neck

Sharp Pain In Front Of My Head That Shot To The Left Side Of My Neck

Hope everyone had a great Sunday. I had a question and wondered if anyone has experienced what I did. I got a sharp stabbing pain in the right frontal lobe of my brain that shot to my left side of my neck. Now my whole neck hurts and have a headache in the front part of my head.

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

A few months ago I did not have a seizure and the front of my head was killing me, and I started to scream, while I was at my part-time job at Kohl's… read more

posted over 4 years ago

Employment With Seizures

Employment With Seizures

Has anyone had difficulty with their employer, due to Epilepsy. The employers don't seem to be understanding, empathetic, or even professional. Last week I was given a new supervisor and new job duties. The other job duties were very stressful and out in bright lighting, which made my seizures worse. I had a Frontal Temporal Lobectomy in 1988, and I have some memory issues. The supervisor had listened to a phone call, and said I repeated myself a few times. I told her that I didn't… read more

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

I've had Epilepsy for 40 years. The work culture isn't empathetic to people w/Epilepsy. Laws do not protect us from discrimination. My jobs are usually… read more

posted over 2 years ago

Recovery Time After Temporal Lobectomy Surgery?

Recovery Time After Temporal Lobectomy Surgery?

I'm planning on having the temporal lobectomy surgery next month. What is the expected timeline of feeling better? My doctor said 5 weeks but I am interested to hear what that means. Does that mean in two weeks you felt better enough to go out or not need assistance or did it take longer? Thanks!

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

I was born with all the seizures an had my whole right temporal lobe removed on my 6th birthday then when I was 17 I got the VNS put in my chest for my… read more

posted about 1 year ago

What Kinds Of Complication Come From A Right Frontal Lobe Tumor Biospy?

What Kinds Of Complication Come From A Right Frontal Lobe Tumor Biospy?

I have a right anterior inferior frontal lobe tumor. approx. 13 x 9mm in size. I want a second opinion at a high level center like UT southwestern or Baylor but my PCP wants me to do a biopsy immediately....

CAN ANYONE HELP ME?

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

No sorry

posted almost 5 years ago