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A 33-year-old male asked:

my baby has lissencephaly. could his seizures be causing memory loss? he seems like he's forgotten how to cry. instead he makes noises but not crying.

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Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
Radiology 47 years experience
Could well be: Repeated seizures can result in memory problems. In addition, the period after the seizure (post ictal) is characterized by a diminished mental status. Sorry for your child's' ailment.

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Last updated Oct 4, 2016

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