• Medicine
  • Published in Anales de pediatria 2005

[Benign seizures associated with mild gastroenteritis: apropos of two cases].

@article{GmezLado2005BenignSA,
  title={[Benign seizures associated with mild gastroenteritis: apropos of two cases].},
  author={Carmen G{\'o}mez-Lado and M.ª Garc{\'i}a-Reboredo and L Monasterio-Corral and M BravoMata and Jes{\'u}s Eir{\'i}s-Pu{\~n}al and Manuel Castro-Gago},
  journal={Anales de pediatria},
  year={2005},
  volume={63 6},
  pages={
          558-60
        }
}
INTRODUCTION The occurrence of benign seizures in association with viral gastroenteritis without dehydration or fever is well recognized in Asia, but it is virtually unknown in other parts of the world. This is a benign process that does not lead to a greater risk of epilepsy or developmental deterioration. CASE REPORTS We describe two infants who were admitted to our department over a 1-year period with acute convulsions and mild gastroenteritis. The seizures were brief and did not recur… CONTINUE READING