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Seizure is also known as Generalized seizures in adults. A seizure is a symptom in which a person has a convulsion or epileptic attack, usually involving jerking movements of the head, limbs, and rest of the body. It represents abnormal brain function, and can be caused by fever (mainly in young children), by brain infections or tumors, by drug abuse or overdoses, by chemical ...Read more
Hopefully...: ...you recover. Most people do. First thing to do is recognize & treat hypoglycemia (NOT by mouth; give glucagon or IV glucose). People can get injured from "diabetic seizure" (really, a hypoglycemic seizure) in a number of ways. Make sure the person is not injured. Recovery from the hypoglycemia will stop the seizure automatically. Avoidance of severe hypoglycemia is, of course, very important! ...Read more
Underlying disorder : Seizures related to diabetic hypoglycemia can also indicate an underlying seizure disorder. Those of my patients on anti seizure medication typically have epilepsy. Their seizure threshold is lowered by hypoglycemia. When seizure disorder is diagnosed in a patient with diabetes often they have seizures when glucoses aren't even terribly low. Best to prevent hypoglycemia. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Do you think my apparent diabetic symptoms could be the reason for my remaining uncontrolled seizures and migraines?
Possibly: Uncontrolled diabetes can affect nervous system in many different ways. It is very important to control blood sugar levels when trying to take care of other problems, such as seizures and migraines. It is hard to tell if diabetes is the only culprit, but getting it under control will only help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: This is not the way to diagnose diabetes. You should see your doctor for a fasting blood sugar measurement and a blood test called hba1c. These two can actually be done at the same time and will give you a true evaluation of whether or not you are normal, have pre-diabetes or diabetes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If I had my first seizure and the doc said my blood sugar was low more than likely does that make me diabetic?
No: A low blood sugar can precipitate a seizure, but it has to be really, really low to do that. Diabetes should not be considered a cause of your seizure if you have no history of elevated blood sugars and are not taking anti-diabetes medication. A very easy way to rule out diabetes is a hba1c blood test. Other causes of seizure should be considered. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can 7 seizures cause more brain damage for one in comatose stage also diabetic and on dialysis was without oxygen 5 min?
After days of imaging, blood, urine tests got no reason 4moms sudden seizure, had bloody stool-docs say hemrroids. Shes diabetic. Wat could be wrong?
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