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Unformatted text preview: A. May be related to brain injury B. Family tendency C. In most cases the cause is unknown IV. How its diagnosed A. EEG Electroencephalogram 1. a machine that records your brainwaves through the connection of wires to your scalp V. Treatment A. medication (oral) VI. Epilepsy and me A. First occurrence age of 6 B. While having dinner my mother notice something was wrong VII. How it was detected A. I was taken to the hospital B. had an EEG C. Breathing test 1. triggers the absence seizures D. Prescribed medication VIII. Where I am at now A. Twelve years later still taking medication B. Evaluated every three months...
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This note was uploaded on 05/07/2008 for the course SPEECH 101 taught by Professor Hutchison during the Fall '07 term at Borough of Manhattan Community College.
- Fall '07