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Do petit mal seizures lower a child's i.Q.?
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Dr. Robert Marvit
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree
In brief: If untreated
Untreated petit mal will impair learning due to priods of non responsiveness.

In brief: If untreated
Untreated petit mal will impair learning due to priods of non responsiveness.
Dr. Robert Marvit
Dr. Robert Marvit
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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology
In brief: Circumstances
An apparent lowering of IQ may appear if a child has so many seizures during the day and during testing that they interfere with processing information.
If they are brought under control, and effect on IQ should be relieved.

In brief: Circumstances
An apparent lowering of IQ may appear if a child has so many seizures during the day and during testing that they interfere with processing information.
If they are brought under control, and effect on IQ should be relieved.
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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