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What can be the reason for febrile fits during fever ?

My son is 8 years. He got febrile fits twice during high fever in 6 months. We took an EEG and in that the doctor s comment war epileptic disfunction. Do I have to consult a neurologist for this? The convulsion was found only during fever, otherwise he is perfect. Please help me sir. With regards, Krishnamoorthty
Asked On : Fri, 17 Jun 2011
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Thanks for your query.
Febrile convulsions are mostly harmless ,as EEG report say it as epileptic dysfunction.there is no harm in consulting     neurologist.
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