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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
36 years experience Pediatrics
Electroencephalogram: And serum chemistries to include calcium , magnesium , sodium , and sugar levels.
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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Workup/Management: The workup and management of neonatal seizures includes a head ultrasound, EEG, metabolic panel, sepsis screening and cardio-pulmonary monitoring. The ... Read More
Dr. William Singer
50 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Evaluation: Evaluation includes the observation of the episodes by nurses and physicians, an electroencephalogram (EEG), and neuroimaging (head ultrasound, MRI). ... Read More

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Partial seizure episodes, rhythmic movement of arms or legs. They do not get generalized seizures.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
37 years experience Pediatrics
Neonatal seizures: Seizures or convulsions that occurs in infants under one month of age. The most common cause of neonatal seizures is hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Different: Although they both involve the brain they are usually different in their origin/pattern and eventual treatments. Absence can be confirmed by EEG with ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Increased pressure: Head circumferences that increase rapidly (can be followed on the head circumference growth chart) can be associated with neonatal seizures if increas ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Occipital gliosis: The hypoglycemia injured you childs brain. As a result astrocytes replaced the damaged tissue and causing a scar on the brain or gliosis. Since brain ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
Rare: The age range for febrile seizure is normally considered to be 6 months to 6 years of age.
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Dr. Katie Nguyen
22 years experience Pediatrics
Neonatal herpes : Neonatal herpes from maternal transmission can be a very severe and potentially life threatening infection. Localized rash/blisters around the eye/mou ... Read More
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Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
57 years experience Neurology
Variable!: Normal birth and delivery? If in doubt discuss with your pediatrician new born has very prolonged periods of rem , seizures are short lived events, ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roger Novack
38 years experience Ophthalmology
Immature neurology: Newborns neurological systems are not mature for several months. During that time, it is not unusual to see unusual eye movements. I would recommend a ... Read More
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