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Is this convulsion a type of seizure?

11 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
5 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

True convulsions are another name for seizures.

In brief: Yes

True convulsions are another name for seizures.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Seizure?

Which one?. What are symptoms?. Generally the 2 describe both.

In brief: Seizure?

Which one?. What are symptoms?. Generally the 2 describe both.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Craig Armstrong
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Seizure

The question is not clear. A convulsion is another word for seizure.
You have not described "this convulsion.".

In brief: Seizure

The question is not clear. A convulsion is another word for seizure.
You have not described "this convulsion.".
Dr. Craig Armstrong
Dr. Craig Armstrong
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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology

In brief: Similar meaning

a convulsion is one type of seizure.
Not all seizures are convulsions.

In brief: Similar meaning

a convulsion is one type of seizure.
Not all seizures are convulsions.
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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