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Can grand mal seizures cause severe brain damage?

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Dr. Mark Rasak
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: It can

If the seizure can't be aborted (called status epilepitcus) permanant and severe brain damage can occur. Also if one aspirates during a seizure and becomes hypoxic this too can cause brain damage.

In brief: It can

If the seizure can't be aborted (called status epilepitcus) permanant and severe brain damage can occur. Also if one aspirates during a seizure and becomes hypoxic this too can cause brain damage.
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