[Treatment of non-convulsive status epilepticus].

Abstract

Non-convulsive status epilepticus is an insidious condition and a challenging diagnosis for neurologists on call. The condition must, however, be recognized, since it constitutes a neurological emergency. Non-convulsive status epilepticus may also be associated as an additional complication with an acute neurologic disease, in which case an EEG recording is usually required. In addition, non-convulsive status epilepticus can be found in a significant proportion of patients with unconsciousness of unknown origin.

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@article{Liimatainen2011TreatmentON, title={[Treatment of non-convulsive status epilepticus].}, author={Suvi Liimatainen and Jyrki Ollikainen and Jukka T Peltola}, journal={Duodecim; lääketieteellinen aikakauskirja}, year={2011}, volume={127 15}, pages={1591-6} }