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.
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 .
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
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.
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
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!
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?