The diagnosis is established from the analysis of the symptoms and clinical history, together with the various studies to confirm the diagnosis and identify the cause of epilepsy.
First, your doctor will perform a neuropsychological examination in order to assess your mental, motor, and behavioral functions; a blood test to rule out infections or genetic disorders; and a series of imaging studies such as electroencephalogram, MRI, and computed tomography.
In general, the initial treatment is pharmacological and seeks to control the seizures, but if anticonvulsant medications do not work, surgery will be necessary to remove the affected part of the brain that generates the seizures.
At the Neurological Center, a select group of highly professional and certified doctors in the various neurological specialties are ready to assist you with the quality and warmth that characterizes us.
Our mission is to provide you with comprehensive and multidisciplinary care programs for the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of nervous system diseases, always focusing our activities on your safety.
Nervous system specialties
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