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why hypocalcamia in asphyxiated infant cause seizure?

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Dr. Shah Chowdhury
41 years experience Pediatrics
Seizure: Hypocalcemia and asphyxia both can cause seizure individually. In asphyxiated babies, hypocalcemia worsens it.
Answered on Nov 27, 2013
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