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What tests do you get before a corpus callosotomy?

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An extensive pre-surgery evaluation includes seizure monitoring, electroencephalography (EEG), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and positron emission tomography (PET). These tests help the doctor pinpoint where the seizures begin and how they spread in your brain. It also helps them decide if a corpus callosotomy is right for you.

From: Epilepsy and the Corpus Callosotomy WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCE: New York University Langone Medical Center. 

Reviewed by Neil Lava on July 07, 2018

SOURCE: New York University Langone Medical Center. 

Reviewed by Neil Lava on July 07, 2018

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