Seizure MRI

Images of normal brain tissue and abnormal brain tissue that causes seizures

Courtesy of Intermountain Medical Imaging, Boise, Idaho. All rights reserved.

Top views of the brain show normal tissue (see figure 1) and abnormal tissue (from an injury) that causes seizures (see figure 2).

By Healthwise Staff
Primary Medical Reviewer Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics
Specialist Medical Reviewer Steven C. Schachter, MD - Neurology
Last Revised August 26, 2011

Last Revised: August 26, 2011

Author: Healthwise Staff

Medical Review: Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics & Steven C. Schachter, MD - Neurology

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