Seizure-induced hippocampal damage in the mature and immature brain.

@article{Lado2002SeizureinducedHD,
  title={Seizure-induced hippocampal damage in the mature and immature brain.},
  author={Fred A. Lado and Emma C Laureta and Solomon L Mosh{\'e}},
  journal={Epileptic disorders : international epilepsy journal with videotape},
  year={2002},
  volume={4 2},
  pages={
          83-97
        }
}
Neurologists caring for patients who have experienced a first seizure or who are at increased risk of seizures are concerned with two questions. First, at what point do seizures lesion the brain and create the conditions for unprovoked, recurrent seizures, i.e. epilepsy. And second, seizure-induced changes can be prevented pharmacologically following an initial prolonged seizure, or prophylactically in individuals deemed at high risk of epilepsy? The number, duration and severity of seizures… CONTINUE READING

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