Word! EEG (Electroencephalogram)enkidshttps://kidshealth.org/EN/images/headers/K-word-enHD-AR2.gifDoctors use electroencephalograms to figure out what's going on in your brain.Word! EEG (Electroencephalogram)01/13/200308/11/201608/11/20162ec012d2-0044-41f3-879c-d1cca0ccb104https://kidshealth.org/ws/DevosChildrens/en/kids/word-electroencephalogram.html/<h3>EEG (Electroencephalogram)</h3> <p>Say: ee-lek-tro-en-<strong>sef</strong>-uh-lo-gram</p> <p>Doctors use electroencephalograms to figure out what's going on in your <a id="link0" href="https://kidshealth.org/ws/DevosChildrens/en/kids/brain.html/" name="link0">brain</a>. A special machine measures your brain waves to create an electroencephalogram. No matter what you're doing (even sleeping), your brain gives off electric waves. An electroencephalogram machine measures these electric waves and shows where and how big they are. Pretty neat, huh? Some kids have a lot of extra electricity flowing inside their brain, which can cause things called <a id="link1" href="https://kidshealth.org/ws/DevosChildrens/en/kids/epilepsy.html/" name="link1">seizures</a>. An electroencephalogram does not hurt and it can help doctors decide how to treat these kids.</p>EEG (Electroencefalograma)Los médicos utilizan los electroencefalogramas para saber qué está ocurriendo en el cerebro.https://kidshealth.org/ws/DevosChildrens/es/kids/word-electroencephalogram-esp.html/11dce11e-1a47-4f50-8633-49d80403b9d0kh:age-bigKidSixToTwelvekh:clinicalDesignation-neurologykh:genre-dictionarykh:primaryClinicalDesignation-neurologyWord! Ehttps://kidshealth.org/ws/DevosChildrens/en/kids/word/e/dfb084ee-4aa7-4abf-9f04-2a4e92b9f7a1