What is the prevalence of epileptic seizures in tuberous sclerosis?

Updated: May 30, 2019
  • Author: David Y Ko, MD; Chief Editor: Selim R Benbadis, MD  more...
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More than 80% of patients with tuberous sclerosis are reported to have seizures, although this may be an overestimate. However, this diagnosis should always be strongly considered in the case of infantile spasms.


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