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The prognosis of acute symptomatic seizures after ischaemic stroke
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    Response to 'The prognosis of acute symptomatic seizures after ischaemic stroke'.
    • Elizabeth C. Galizia, Neurology trainee
    • Other Contributors:
      • Marco Mula, Barry Moynihan, Usman Khan, Anthony Pereira and Hannah Cock

    We read with interest the findings and recommendations by the authors. (1)

    Cerebrovascular disease accounts for the increasing burden of seizures and epilepsy in people over the age of 65 years. The distinction between acute and remote symptomatic seizures is highly relevant with implications both for prognosis and clinical management. Acute symptomatic seizures (ASS) following a cerebrovascular event are def...

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