Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: V REddy | 2011/01/12

Q.

Convulsions

kid of 18 months has episodes of convulsions
what could be the cause.
any recommendations

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

The most common cause for intermittent episodes of convulsions at this age is febrile or fever convulsions. Epilepsy is another common cause. Your child must be seen by a paediatrician so that the cause of his/her convulsions can be found and correctly treated.

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