Seizures in nonketotic hyperglycaemia

@article{Tiamkao2003SeizuresIN,
  title={Seizures in nonketotic hyperglycaemia},
  author={Siriporn Tiamkao and Tongchai Pratipanawatr and Benjaporn Nitinavakarn and Verajit Chotmongkol and Suthipun Jitpimolmard},
  journal={Seizure},
  year={2003},
  volume={12},
  pages={409-410}
}
Dear Sir, The association between focal seizures and hyperglycaemia was first reported in 19651. The disorder is characterized by hyperglycaemia, no ketoacidosis, full consciousness (or minimal depression of sensorium) and focal seizures. We report 21 patients, who presented with seizures and nonketotic hyperglycaemia (NKH). This is a large case series. The aim of this report is to study clinical and laboratory characteristics of seizures in NKH. A retrospective study was done in a teaching… CONTINUE READING

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