Infantile spasms

What is Infantile spasms?

It is a rare epileptic disorder in infants characterised by generalised myoclonic seizure all over body with sallam attacks.

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Hi doctor, my baby 10th month now. when he was 5th month he diagnosis from Infantile spasms. but now is sezires free. but my baby cry and laugh...

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Uncontrolled laughing is a kind of epilepsy. Known as gelastic seizures. As he also has infantile spasms ,he may have some complex epilepsy...

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Dear sir, my 2 weeks old daughters showing fits since last 1 weeks.we have done check up from the doctors they are saying that these fits...

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Dear Saqib,from the symptoms it seems that she is not having fits but they are infantile spasms,which are common.If they are fits your doctor must...

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My son now aged 3months old was diagnosed of infantile spasm by you when we came to meet you 1 month before in New Jeddah clinic he is taking...

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Thank you for asking question on health care magic.
Infantile spasms or salam spells common in the infants.
The drugs used for these spells are...

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