El término epilepsia se usa para describir convulsiones o ataques que . Si su niño ha tenido una convulsión febril, algunos padres pueden. PDF | La convulsión febril es un problema pediátrico común, de pronóstico benigno, que ocurre en los niños de tres meses hasta cinco años. Fundamento: el diazepam por vía intravenosa o rectal constituye el tratamiento de elección en niños con convulsión febril. Algunos autores consideran que.

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An analog medical thermometer showing a temperature of The child loses consciousness, although their eyes remain open. Anticonvulsants Electroencephalography diagnosis method Epileptologist.

The diagnosis is arrived at by eliminating more serious causes of seizure and fever: Febrile seizure Psychogenic non-epileptic seizures.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The seizures occur, by definition, without an intracranial infection or metabolic problems. During generalized febrile seizures, the body will become stiff and the arms and legs will begin twitching. This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain. Archived from the original on 28 July Diseases of ion channels.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Febrile seizures happen between the ages of six months fonvulsion five years.

The seizure normally lasts for less than five minutes. High body temperature [1]. Febrile seizures may run in families. Neither anti-seizure medication nor anti-fever medication are recommended in an effort to prevent further simple febrile seizures.

Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy Todd’s paresis Landau-Kleffner syndrome Epilepsy in animals. Archived from the original on 6 October They may become incontinent wet or soil themselves ; they may also vomit or have increased secretions foam at the mouth. It is important that parents and febrol remain calm, take first aid measures, and carefully observe the child.

A febrile seizurealso known as a fever fit or febrile convulsionis a seizure associated with a high body temperature but without any serious underlying health issue. Another factor that increases the risk is a number of vaccines.

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Retrieved 13 October Archives of Disease in Childhood. D ICD – ferbil Blood test, imaging of the brain and an electroencephalogram are generally not needed.


The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. Archived from the original on 6 September Breathing can be irregular. Clinical neurology 8th ed. This page was last edited on 16 Novemberat Canadian family physician Medecin de famille canadien.

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There is a decrease of recurrent febrile seizures with intermittent diazepam and phenobarbital but there is a high rate of adverse effects. Epilepsia partialis continua Complex partial status epilepticus.

Retrieved 9 August AQP2 Nephrogenic diabetes insipidus 2. Typically less than 5 minutes [1].

Febrile seizure – Wikipedia

Emergency medicineneurology. Febrile seizure Synonyms Fever fit, febrile convulsion An analog convulsioj thermometer showing a temperature of Seizures Simple partial Complex partial Gelastic seizure Epilepsy Temporal lobe epilepsy Frontal lobe epilepsy Rolandic epilepsy Nocturnal epilepsy Panayiotopoulos syndrome. In those who have prolonged seizures intravenous lorazepam is recommended.

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