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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Perhaps: If you have a severe infection of the tonsils, such as an intense streptococcal infection, or the gradual acquisition of infection affecting brain, se... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Rheumatology 53 years experience
Yes: It does, however, depend on the cause of the previous seizures.
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A member asked:
Dr. Nanette Nuessle
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: Febrile seizures, or seizures that occur with fevers, are inherited. However, there is less than a 50:50 probability with each pregnancy that they wi... Read More
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Dr. Roy Benaroch
Pediatrics 28 years experience
Yes: Febrile seizures do run in families, but i don't think that means your baby will definitely be prone to these. I recommend you read about these and le... Read More
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Dr. William Singer
Pediatric Neurology 52 years experience
Possibly: Febrile seizures occur in families. You do not indicate whether you or your spouse have had febrile seizures. While there is a risk for your child, ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
It is possible but rare, you should be fine and take medication right away when getting home. Try your best not to miss your med, take care.
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Perhaps: Since I am not clear why the Dilantin was started, need to be cautious how to proceed. Yes, if you do need to stop, need to taper slowly over 3-4 mon... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. K. Olson
Dr. K. Olsonanswered
Psychiatry 40 years experience
Partial seizures?: One can have seizures even if you are ostensibly awake - waking seizures. Scarring of the brain due to head injuries, toxins, medications, infections... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Dinhofer
Radiology 42 years experience
First find out: First find out what is the cause? Did he break a bone? He could have broken a bone during the seizure. It is also important to control his seizure... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 46 years experience
Yes, but probably: not too much risk, it if has been 3 years since your last seizure. Consult with your doctor for specific advice on what to do about it.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry 43 years experience
Not a seizure: I am not sure what you mean by "seizure-like feeling"? What you describe is unlikely to be a "seizure, " especially with a negative eeg. My best advi... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Wow: That amount of drinking is certainly not good for you and shows that you have a problem and need professional help. If not for the drinking alone, the... Read More
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