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Having Agyria-Pachygria complex as per MRI report. Prescribed medicines. Still having seizures. Permanent cure?

my 20yrs old daughter is having agyria-pachygyria complex according to MRI report on 26th december 2012. She was having seizure since last 1 year.Doctor prescribed Tab Nexito(10), Midaspray(nasal), Frisium 10mg,&Frisium 5mg tab & Tab Oxetol 300. But still she is having seizures. Last seizure was on 21st January 2013. Please tell me is there any cure?
Asked On : Sat, 26 Jan 2013
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Nov 2013

Thank you for posting your query.

Your daughter is suffering from epilepsy, and MRI findings of agyria pachygyria represents the cause of her seizures.

Epilepsy can not be cured, however, it can be controlled with medications. Your daughter are on good medications. Please discuss with your doctor regarding increasing the dose of current medications or adding any new drug.

In some cases, where medications fail to control seizures, surgery may be useful in controlling the seizures.

Best wishes,
Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM [Neurology]
Senior Consultant Neurologist
Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad
Answered: Sun, 27 Jan 2013
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