Childhood-onset epilepsy with and without preceding febrile seizures

@article{Berg1999ChildhoodonsetEW,
  title={Childhood-onset epilepsy with and without preceding febrile seizures},
  author={Anne T. Berg and Shlomo Shinnar and Susan R. Levy and Francine M. Testa},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={1999},
  volume={53},
  pages={1742 - 1742}
}
Objective: To identify characteristics in children with epilepsy that differ between those who did versus did not have a history of preceding febrile seizures. Background: Febrile seizures precede epilepsy in 10 to 15% of children. Little is known about the specific types of epilepsy associated with febrile seizures. Methods: In a community-based, prospectively identified cohort of children, the association between prior febrile seizures and characteristics of the children’s epilepsy (seizure… Expand
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