Seizures following posterior fossa surgery.

A retrospective analysis of seizure incidence in 511 patients who underwent posterior possa operations via a suboccipital craniectomy with prophylactic anticonvulsant agents, was performed. Thirty patients (5.9%) experienced seizures within 2 weeks postoperatively. Their mean age was 15 years. Twenty patients had seizures within 3 h of operation; 24… CONTINUE READING