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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Fits: Fit is episode, like rage fits. Convulsions occur in episodes, like fits.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience in Pain Management
Convulsions: If these are true convulsions then you must seek care from the ER or your doctor.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Convulsion: Convulsion = violent, involuntary contraction(s) of the muscles which may occur due to a medical illness.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
47 years experience in neurology
Vague: your symptom description is unclear. But start with seeing your Primary physician
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
51 years experience in Endocrinology
Yes!!: And make sure they address not only the immediate cause, but change your regimen so it does not recur!
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ecaterina Sartina
34 years experience in Pediatrics
Seizures/epilepsy: Gently put child on the ground. Loosen clothing around the neck. Do not try to hold the child down or restrain, this can result in injury. Do not inse ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Grand mal sz: If you are noting the onset of epilepsy, and experiencing a full-blown convulsion, this is not to be delayed. See an emergency room physician asap, a ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Absolutely: If shen is truly having convulsiops she needs to see a doctor asap.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Depends: A febrile seizure is the most common seizure type in infants and toddlers, lasting a few seconds to several minutes,rarely resulting in poor breathing ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Epilepsy: If you are suffering generalized nocturnal seizures you need diagnostic studies and anti-epileptic medications.

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