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Tonic-clonic seizure

Tonic-clonic seizure: Introduction

Tonic-clonic seizure: formerly known as grand mal seizures. It involves the entire body causing muscle contraction and loss of consciousness. See detailed information below for a list of 63 causes of Tonic-clonic seizure, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Tonic-clonic seizure:

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

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Common Causes of Tonic-clonic seizure

Home Diagnostic Testing and Tonic-clonic seizure

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Causes of Types of Tonic-clonic seizure:

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Tonic-clonic seizure: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Tonic-clonic seizure, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Tonic-clonic seizure Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Tonic-clonic seizure may include:

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Drug interactions causing Tonic-clonic seizure:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Tonic-clonic seizure 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.

Tonic-clonic seizure: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Tonic-clonic seizure may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Tonic-clonic seizure

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Tonic-clonic seizure: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Tonic-clonic seizure

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Tonic-clonic seizure: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Tonic-clonic seizure: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Tonic-clonic seizure

The list below shows some of the causes of Tonic-clonic seizure mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Tonic-clonic seizure?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Tonic-clonic seizure. Of the 63 causes of Tonic-clonic seizure that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 61 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Tonic-clonic seizure:

The following list of conditions have 'Tonic-clonic seizure' 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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Causes of Tonic-clonic seizure Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Tonic-clonic seizure based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Tonic-clonic seizure:

    Medical Conditions associated with Tonic-clonic seizure:

    Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes)

    Symptoms related to Tonic-clonic seizure:

    Brain tumor (27 causes), Complex partial seizure, Psychiatric disorders, Temporal lobe contusion, Temporal lobe injury, Temporal lobe seizure, Generalized epilepsy, Febrile convulsions

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Tonic-clonic seizure

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