• Febrile Seizures Fact Sheet

    www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/febrile_seizures/detail_febrile_seizures.htm What are febrile seizures? Febrile seizures are seizures or convulsions that occur in young children and are triggered by fever. Young children between the ...
  • Febrile Seizures | Epilepsy Foundation

    www.epilepsy.com/learn/types-seizures/febrile-seizures Who gets febrile seizures? Children aged 3 months to 5 or 6 years may have tonic-clonic seizures when they have a high fever. These are called febrile seizures ...
  • Febrile Seizures Information Page: National Institute of ...

    www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/febrile_seizures/febrile_seizures.htm NINDS Febrile Seizures Information Page Condensed from Febrile Seizures Fact Sheet Table of Contents (click to jump to sections)
    • Febrile seizure - Mayo Clinic

      www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/febrile-seizure/basics/.../CON-20021016 A febrile seizure is a convulsion in a child that may be caused by a spike in body temperature, often from an infection. Your child's having a febrile seizure can be ...
    • Febrile Seizures - KidsHealth

      kidshealth.org/parent/general/sick/febrile.html Febrile seizures are convulsions that can happen during a fever (febrile means "feverish"). They affect kids 3 months to 6 years old, and are most common in toddlers ...
    • Febrile seizure - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Febrile_seizure A febrile seizure, also known as a fever fit or febrile convulsion, is a seizure associated with a high body temperature but without any serious underlying health issue.
    • Febrile seizure Symptoms - Mayo Clinic

      www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/febrile-seizure/basics/.../CON-20021016 Febrile seizure symptoms can range from mild — staring — to more severe shaking or tightening of the muscles. A child having a febrile seizure may:
    • Febrile Seizures: Learn About Causes and Treatment

      www.medicinenet.com/febrile_seizures/article.htm Learn about febrile seizures. The cause of febrile seizures is fever in small children or infants. One in every 25 children have at least one febrile seizure. Learn ...
    • Febrile seizures: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

      www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000980.htm A febrile seizure may be as mild as the child's eyes rolling or limbs stiffening. A simple febrile seizure stops by itself within a few seconds to 10 minutes.
    • Pediatric Febrile Seizures: Practice Essentials, Background ...

      emedicine.medscape.com/article/1176205-overview Pediatric febrile seizures, which represent the most common childhood seizure disorder, exist only in association with an elevated temperature.