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Convulsions

Convulsions: Introduction

Convulsions: A series of involuntary contractions of voluntary muscles. See detailed information below for a list of 570 causes of Convulsions, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Convulsions:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Convulsions. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes in Children: Convulsions

Home Diagnostic Testing and Convulsions

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Convulsions Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Convulsions may include:

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Medications or substances causing Convulsions:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Convulsions as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Drug interactions causing Convulsions:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Convulsions as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Clomipramine (Anafranil) and Furazolidone (Furoxone) interaction
  • Clomipramine (Anafranil) and Isocarboxazid interaction
  • Clomipramine (Anafranil) and Phenelzine (Nardil) interaction
  • Clomipramine (Anafranil) and Selegiline (Eldepryl) interaction
  • Clomipramine (Anafranil) and Tranylcypromine (Parnate) interaction
  • Imipramine (Tofranil) and Furazolidone (Furoxone) interaction
  • more interactions...»

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Convulsions

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Convulsions: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Convulsions

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Convulsions: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Convulsions: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Organs affected by Convulsions:

The list of organs typically affected by Convulsions may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Convulsions

The list below shows some of the causes of Convulsions mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Convulsions?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Convulsions. Of the 570 causes of Convulsions that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 7 causes are "common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 4 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 16 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 553 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Convulsions:

The following list of conditions have 'Convulsions' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Convulsions:

The following list of medical conditions have Convulsions or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Convulsions Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Convulsions based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Convulsions?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Convulsions, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Convulsions:

    Medical Conditions associated with Convulsions:

    Seizures (2418 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Muscle spasms (929 causes), Spasms (2183 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Convulsions:

    Seizures (2418 causes), Spasms (2183 causes), Tics (20 causes), Myoclonus (149 causes), Clonus (23 causes), Syncope (2084 causes), Epilepsy (132 causes), Fits (2418 causes), Clonic tonic seizures, Antiepileptic drugs

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    Medical News summaries about Convulsions

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