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what causes sudden convulsions at night?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Epilepsy: If you are suffering generalized nocturnal seizures you need diagnostic studies and anti-epileptic medications.
Answered on Oct 21, 2015

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