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I have been taking epilepsy medication for the last 8 years.

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I have been taking epilepsy medication for the last 8 years. My latest report has the following observations:
1. Patient was awake drowsy and cooperative
2. Medium amplitude alpha rhythm of 7-8 Hx was seen in the parietal occipital areas. It blocked normally on eye opening.
3. Beta activity of low amplitude was seen anteriorly
4. Occasional sharp and slow waves of medium amplitude are seen bilaterally
5. Hyperventilation showed no additional features
6. Movement and muscle artifacts were seen.What does this imply?
Submitted: 21 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 21 days ago.

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Expert:  Dr. David replied 21 days ago.

this is basically a normal EEG brain wave report

it shows that you are not having any seizure activity currently when the EEG scan was performed.

the medications for your epilepsy is working to prevent seizures for you

it is normal to see occasional sharp and slow brain waves of medium amplitude.

let me know if you have other questions.

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