Prolonged absence status pilepticus associated with carbamazepine therapy, increased intracranial pressure, and transient MRI abnormalities

David J. Callahan, Michael J. Noetzel

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Abstract

Article abstract We describe an adolescent epileptic patient who presented in nonconvulsive status epilepticus that appeared to be related to treatment with carbamazepine. The absence status, which was resistant to multiple anticonvulsants, produced increased intracranial pressure and transient abnormalities observed on MRI.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2198-2201
Number of pages4
JournalNeurology
Volume42
Issue number11
StatePublished - Nov 1992

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