Obstetric events as a risk factor for febrile seizures: a community-based twin study.


Adverse events during the perinatal period have traditionally been thought to contribute to the risk of febrile seizures although an association has not been found in large epidemiological studies. Disease-discordant twins provide a means to assess the role of non-shared environmental factors while matching for confounding factors and avoiding difficulties… (More)
DOI: 10.1375/twin.11.6.634

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