Rapid Review: Absence Seizures

Absence Seizures

  • Patient will be a 5 – 10 yo
  • Complaining of sudden mental status alteration without motor activity or a blank stare
  • EEG during an event would show symmetric 3-Hz spike and wave activity
  • Treatment is ethosuximide
  • Comments: There will be no aura or postictal state


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