A 29-year-old female asked:
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My child has:decreased REM sleep & frequent wakings, migrational abnormality in brain that causes seizures, & behavioral probs.Is all of this connected?

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Dr. Edward Smith
53 years experience in Neurosurgery
Very likely.: Sounds like a problem for pediatric epileptologist. Overnight full eeg with video monitoring might be very helpful. Maturational disorders are frequently associated with seizures, sleep disorders, and learning problems.
Answered on Apr 26, 2018

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