What tests were
used to evaluate your head injury?
Have you had problems with
Have you recently taken, stopped taking, or changed the
dose of any medicines, including nonprescription medicines or
Have you suddenly reduced
or stopped drinking alcohol?
Have you recently traveled to a rural
area or an undeveloped country?
Do you have any
health risks that may increase the seriousness of your
If possible, ask the person who witnessed your seizure to come
to your doctor's appointment with you. Be sure to ask your doctor what you can
do to prevent another seizure and what to do if you have another
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