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New onset seizures without fever (6mo-18 years)
Editors: Dan Imler, MD
Inclusion Criteria  (Any one criteria present)
  • History or direct observation consistant with a seizure
  • First seizure (excluding previous simple febrile seizures)
Exclusion Criteria
  • Complex past medical history (neurologic, metabolic, genetic or other)
  • VP shunt or intercrainal hardware
  • Immunocompromised or oncologic history
  • Previous afebrile seizure
  • History of coagulopathy or disease process predisposing to coagulopathy
  • Anticoagulant or coagulopathic medications
  • Epileptic/infantile spasms

Consider neurology consultation

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