Frequently Asked Questions1. Which doctor should I consult for focal seizure?
You should consult either a psychiatrist or a neurologist.
2. How long does a focal seizure last?
It can last for a few seconds up to approximately 2 minutes.
Generally, not. But it can be kept under control by medications. However, for certain types of seizures, surgery is capable of curing the disease.
4. Can anxiety or stress cause seizure?
5. What should people with focal seizures avoid?
They should avoid driving, swimming or operating machinery.
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