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Hemiconvulsion-Hemiplegia-Epilepsy syndrome

Hemiconvulsion-Hemiplegia-Epilepsy syndrome: Introduction

Hemiconvulsion-Hemiplegia-Epilepsy syndrome: An uncommon condition characterized by prolonged clonic seizures (usually involving one side of the body) followed by paralysis on the same side of the body affected by the seizure. Within a few years of this episode, partial epilepsy develops. The convulsions are usually preceded by an episode of fever and they may last for hours if left untreated. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Hemiconvulsion-Hemiplegia-Epilepsy syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Hemiconvulsion-Hemiplegia-Epilepsy syndrome

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Causes of Hemiconvulsion-Hemiplegia-Epilepsy syndrome

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Hemiconvulsion-Hemiplegia-Epilepsy syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Hemiconvulsion-Hemiplegia-Epilepsy syndrome

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Hemiconvulsion-Hemiplegia-Epilepsy syndrome: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Hemiconvulsion-Hemiplegia-Epilepsy syndrome

Prognosis for Hemiconvulsion-Hemiplegia-Epilepsy syndrome: The prognosis can be improved by prompt treatment of the initial prolonged convulsive episode.

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  1. Hemiconvulsion-Hemiplegia-Epilepsy syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Prognosis
 

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