What causes convulsions in infants?

Answer It is an X-linked recessive disorder.

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What does febrile convulsions mean?

Febrile Convulsions occur when a young child's body temperature increases rapidly. The child loses consciousness, becomes stiff, and or flails the limbs.Children whose parents had Febrile Convulsio... Read More »

Can pain cause convulsions?

On One Hand: The Two Often Go TogetherConvulsions are not painless--in fact pain is almost always present when someone is going into convulsions. Because of this, it would be very easy to imagine t... Read More »

Do Convulsions occur with epilepsy?

During an epileptic seizure a person can have convulsions. There are different types of seizures, not all involve convulsions.

The complication of pregnancy that is characterized by convulsions and sometimes coma is known as?

Eclampsia is a serious form of preeclampsia, is characterized by convulsions and sometimes coma Treatment for this condition is delivery of the fetus.