Table-II: Relationship between etiology of status epilepticus
and the age of occurrence.
Expression and activation of caspase 3 following status epilepticus
in the rat.
Ketamine is an NMDA antagonist and it can potentially be used for the management of refractory status epilepticus
Nine patients (81.8%) had acute repetitive seizures, and two (18.2%) had nonconvulsive status epilepticus
. The demographic data are shown in the Table 1.
The scope of this review is to primarily provide updates in management of refractory status epilepticus
. With this aim, we focused on adult RSE cases.
Kaplan et al., "Unified EEG terminology and criteria for nonconvulsive status epilepticus
," Epilepsia, vol.
Valproate versus diazepam for generalized convulsive status epilepticus
: A pilot study.
(SE) was reported as convulsive (CSE) for CS lasting more than five minutes or if two or more occurred without a return to baseline neurological function in between, or nonconvulsive SE for continuous ictal-appearing patterns lasting >30 minutes or ictal patterns present more than 50% of one hour of EEG recording.
Propofol and Midazolam in the treatment of refractory status epilepticus
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Ahmad, "Protective effects of curcumin against lithium-pilocarpine induced status epilepticus
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Fever, consciousness disorders, disorientation, behavioral disorders, language disorders, seizures or status epilepticus
, and focal neurologic deficit constitute the typical signs and symptoms of HSV encephalitis .
No gross abnormalities were identified at necropsy leading to a diagnosis of death due to status epilepticus
. Etiology of seizure was undetermined but thought to be secondary to toxicity from resveratrol or diluent.