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ALLMedicine™ Febrile Seizures Center

Research & Reviews  732 results

Childhood Neurologic Conditions: Evaluation of a First Seizure.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/36459663
FP Essentials; Fine A

Dec 3rd, 2022 - Seizure is one of the most common neurologic conditions in children, occurring most often in the first year of life. Identification of provoking factors, such as fever, illness, head trauma, electrolyte disturbance, or central nervous system infec...

Roseola Infantum: An Updated Review.
https://doi.org/10.2174/1573396319666221118123844
Current Pediatric Reviews; Leung AKC, Lam J et. al.

Nov 23rd, 2022 - Roseola infantum is a common viral disease that occurs during childhood worldwide. The purpose of this article is to familiarize pediatricians with the clinical manifestations, evaluation, diagnosis, and management of roseola infantum. A search wa...

A founder event causing a dominant childhood epilepsy survives 800 years through weak s...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9674963
American Journal of Human Genetics; Grinton BE, Robertson E et. al.

Oct 27th, 2022 - Genetic epilepsy with febrile seizures plus (GEFS+) is an autosomal dominant familial epilepsy syndrome characterized by distinctive phenotypic heterogeneity within families. The SCN1B c.363C>G (p.Cys121Trp) variant has been identified in independ...

Race and the emergency department management of febrile seizures.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9592322
Medicine Chang G, Blackstone M et. al.

Oct 26th, 2022 - To determine if racial disparities exist in the management of febrile seizures in a large pediatric emergency department (ED), We performed a retrospective cross-sectional analysis of children 6 months to 6 years-old who presented to the ED with a...

Kleefstra Syndrome - GeneReviews® - NCBI Bookshelf
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/n/gene/kleefstra/

Oct 13th, 2022 - Kleefstra syndrome is characterized by intellectual disability, autistic-like features, childhood hypotonia, and distinctive facial features. The majority of individuals function in the moderate-to-severe spectrum of intellectual disability althou...

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Guidelines  2 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Seizures-Child.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2021.02.020
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Trofimova A et. al.

May 8th, 2021 - In children, seizures represent an extremely heterogeneous group of medical conditions ranging from benign cases, such as a simple febrile seizure, to life-threatening situations, such as status epilepticus. Underlying causes of seizures also repr...

Febrile seizures: clinical practice guideline for the long-term management of the child...
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2008-0939
Pediatrics

Jun 4th, 2008 - Febrile seizures are the most common seizure disorder in childhood, affecting 2% to 5% of children between the ages of 6 and 60 months. Simple febrile seizures are defined as brief (<15-minute) generalized seizures that occur once during a 24-hour...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  19 results

A Cross-Sectional Study of Serum Levels of Adipocytokines in Children With Febrile Seizures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04967066

Oct 4th, 2022 - The study will include three groups of children (100 for each): children with febrile seizures (group 1), febrile children without seizures (group 2), and healthy control children (group 3). Children included in this study will undergo: Thorough m...

Minimally Invasive Surgical Epilepsy Trial for Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05019404

Aug 18th, 2022 - Temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) is a chronically neurological disease characterized by progressive seizures, followed by a latency period of several years after various injuries including febrile seizures, infection, trauma, tumors, and vascular malf...

Safety, Tolerability, Immunogenicity and Protective Efficacy of PfSPZ Vaccine and PfSPZ-CVac in Indonesian Adults Against Naturally-Transmitted Malaria
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03503058

Jul 27th, 2022 - The study is a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled, Phase 2 clinical trial that will assess the safety, tolerability, immunogenicity and protective efficacy of PfSPZ Vaccine and PfSPZ-CVac against naturally occurring malaria in 372 health...

Value of Copeptin Assay in Children With Febrile Seizures at Sohag University Hospital
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05215366

Jan 31st, 2022 - Febrile seizures are one of the most common clinical diseases in pediatric neurology. It occurs between 6 months and 6 years of age and occurs in ~2-5% of children. According to the age, frequency, duration, and type of seizures FS is divided into...

Association of Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) rs6265 Gene Polymorphism With Susceptibility to Epilepsy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05096871

Oct 27th, 2021 - Epilepsy was defined as the separate occurrence of two or more unprovoked seizures, manifested by involuntary motor, sensory, or autonomic, alone or in combination, and not diagnosed as neonatal or febrile seizures. Despite extensive studies, the ...

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News  110 results

Managing Simple Febrile Seizures Without Lumbar Puncture Safe: 15-Year Study
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/962096

Nov 2nd, 2021 - Most children with simple febrile seizures (SFSs) can be safely managed without lumbar puncture or other diagnostic tests without risking delayed diagnosis of bacterial meningitis, new data gathered from a 15-year span suggest. Vidya R. Raghavan, ...

Managing simple febrile seizures without lumbar puncture safe: 15-year study
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/248077/meningitis/managing-simple-febrile-seizures-without-lumbar-puncture-safe
Marcia Frellick

Oct 29th, 2021 - Most children with simple febrile seizures (SFSs) can be safely managed without lumbar puncture or other diagnostic tests without risking delayed diagnosis of bacterial meningitis, new data gathered from a 15-year span suggest. Vidya R.

Neonatal Seizures: When Should Treatment Stop?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/neurology/seizures/92756

May 24th, 2021 - Keeping newborns on antiseizure medication after acute neonatal seizures stopped did not change development outcomes or prevent epilepsy, a comparative effectiveness study showed. No difference was seen in functional neurodevelopment at age 24 mon...

EEG abnormalities may indicate increased risk for epilepsy in patients with autism
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/216917/epilepsy-seizures/eeg-abnormalities-may-indicate-increased-risk-epilepsy
Erik Greb

Feb 7th, 2020 - BALTIMORE – Abnormal findings on overnight continuous EEG in patients with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are associated with a significantly increased risk of subsequent epilepsy, according to research presented at the annual meeting of the Ameri.

Delaying flu vaccine didn’t drop fever rate for childhood immunizations
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/216801/vaccines/delaying-flu-vaccine-didnt-drop-fever-rate-childhood?channel=284
Kari Oakes

Feb 6th, 2020 - Fevers were no less common or less severe when influenza vaccine was delayed 2 weeks for children receiving DTaP and pneumococcal vaccinations, according to a randomized trial. MarianVejcik/Getty Images An increased risk for febrile seizures had b.

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