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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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What are the symptoms of a seizure in an infant?

my 13 month Grand daughter was playing and was spinning around with another child and from what her mother said is that she went into a mild shaking Dialated pupils and nystagmus was present, she came out of it after 20 seconds but her legs where like jelly could not stand up after. could this be do to the vestibular being over active ? my daughter thinks she had a seizure
Fri, 22 Jun 2018
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I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

She may be suffering from may be subtle seizures. Symptoms are suggestive of subtle seizures. Please consult your neurophysician/pediatrician, he will examine and treat you accordingly.

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