Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology

Year
: 2003  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 235--240

Infections Of Central Nervous System Acute Symptomatic seizures


J M K Murthy 
 

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J M K Murthy


Acute symptomatic seizures are those caused or provoked by an acute medical or neurological illness,«SQ» Acute seizures are common in the acute phase of most of the infections of central nervous system (CNS). Acute symptomatic seizures show clearly differentiated characteristics with regard to true epileptic seizures: 1) a clearly identified causal association, 2) generally tend not to recur, 3) usually long-term antiepileptic drug (AED) treatment is not necessary.


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Murthy J. Infections Of Central Nervous System Acute Symptomatic seizures.Ann Indian Acad Neurol 2003;6:235-240


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Murthy J. Infections Of Central Nervous System Acute Symptomatic seizures. Ann Indian Acad Neurol [serial online] 2003 [cited 2019 Aug 19 ];6:235-240
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