A 41-year-old member asked:
When a person had a seizure, does it mean he has epilepsy?
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Pediatric Neurology 49 years experience
Not yet: A single seizure does not epilepsy make! a careful history and neurologic evaluation may determine that it was an incidental event. Recurrent seizures with specific findings on eeg, examination and MRI may lead to a diagnosis of epilepsy. Epilepsy is the clinical condition of a risk for seizures.
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Last updated Jun 10, 2014
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