Neurology Specialist -Dhaka

Epilepsy Complicates LIFE

এপিলেপ্সি, কনভালসন বা সিজার- বাংলায় মৃগী বা খিঁচুনি বলা হয়

Epilepsy is a potentially treatable brain Disorder where some may experience complications that can impact their quality of life.

  • Physical Injuries: Head Injuries &Other physical Injuries -upto 20%
  • Depression & Anxieties, Upto 20%
  • Cognitive Impairement - Upto 50%
  • Social Stigma
  • Developmental Delay


Injuries-mostly physical Injuries -up to 20% of people with epilepsy may experience injuries. Epilepsies /Seizures can cause loss of consciousness, muscle spasms, and other symptoms that can lead to physical injuries such as falls or burns.

Depression & Anxiety- up to 20% of people with epilepsy may experience symptoms of depression. People with epilepsy may be at a higher risk of developing depression and anxiety, which can impact their overall well-being.

Cognitive impairment - up to 50% of people with epilepsy may experience some degree of cognitive & working memories impairment. Epilepsy can sometimes cause cognitive impairment or difficulties with thinking and memory -

Developmental Delays: children with epilepsy had a higher risk of developmental delays compared to children without epilepsy.

Social stigma: Epilepsy can be stigmatized, leading to discrimination and social isolation.

Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP): SUDEP is a rare but serious complication of epilepsy that can occur when a person with epilepsy dies suddenly and unexpectedly -SUDEP occurs in about 1 in 1,000 people with epilepsy each year.

While epilepsy can affect people of all ages and backgrounds, certain groups of people with epilepsy may be at increased risk of developing complications - include:

Infants and young children, Older adults, Pregnant women, People with intellectual disabilities,& People with uncontrolled seizures

মৃগী রোগ চিকিৎসা করা যাই- চিকিৎসা করলে বেশিরভাগ ভালোও হয়ে যাই. খিঁচুনি বন্ধ করা না গেলে মস্তিষ্কের কাজ আস্তে আস্তে কমতে থাকে - খিঁচুনি / মৃগী রোগের - অবশই চিকিৎসা নেয়া লাগবে - Appointment


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Epilepsy Disorders & Beyond the Boundary

  • Epilepsy
  • Convulsions
  • Seizures
  • Pseudo-Seizure
  • Paroxysmal Non-Epileptic Events(PNE)
  • Epilepsy Diagnosis
  • Epilepsy management
  • Women with Epilepsies