Seizures and Epilepsy

How long after TBI will a seizure occur?

It can be immediate but there is often a lag time of  days, weeks, months or even years before post-traumatic epilepsy expresses itself.

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What is the difference between epilepsy and post-traumatic epilepsy?

Epilepsy is a disorder of the brain that causes recurrent seizures […]

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What is a seizure and are seizures common in TBI patients?

A seizure is a convulsion from an abnormal burst of electrical activity in the brain […]

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Judgment Affirmed in Burn Injury Case

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