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What causes seizures in older people?

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In brief: Some answers

Atherosclerosis with or without strokes, evolving tumors, medication reactions, trauma, blood clots or hematomas, cardiac events with secondary cerebral ischemia, carbon monoxide in poorly ventilated homes.

In brief: Some answers

Atherosclerosis with or without strokes, evolving tumors, medication reactions, trauma, blood clots or hematomas, cardiac events with secondary cerebral ischemia, carbon monoxide in poorly ventilated homes.
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Dr. Dan Fisher
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In brief: Many things.

Tumors, alcohol withdrawal, bleeding in head, old areas of scar, brain infections - including parasites, toxins, metabolic causes ( too little blood sugar) and of course unknown causes - epilepsy.

In brief: Many things.

Tumors, alcohol withdrawal, bleeding in head, old areas of scar, brain infections - including parasites, toxins, metabolic causes ( too little blood sugar) and of course unknown causes - epilepsy.
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Dr. Dan Fisher
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