Confirm Epilepsy Diagnosis

How your doctor confirms a diagnosis of epilepsy and begins to consider treatment options.

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It is important to note that not all seizures are necessarily caused by epilepsy. A seizure is defined as a temporary loss of control often, but not always, accompanied by convulsions, unconsciousness or both. Most common are epileptic seizures, or seizures caused by sudden abnormal electrical discharges in the brain.

Below, find frequently asked questions about how your doctor and care team diagnose your seizures:


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