Seizures caused by brain tumors in children

  title={Seizures caused by brain tumors in children},
  author={Iv{\'a}n S{\'a}nchez Fern{\'a}ndez and Tobias Loddenkemper},
PURPOSE To review the epidemiology, clinical features, and treatment of seizures secondary to pediatric brain tumors. METHOD Literature review. RESULTS Pediatric brain tumors are the most common solid pediatric tumor and the most common cause of death in pediatric cancer. Seizures are one of the most common symptoms of pediatric brain tumors. Factors associated with increased risk of seizures include supratentorial location, gray matter involvement, low-grade, and certain histological… CONTINUE READING
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