What is the prevalence of epileptic seizures in developed nations?

Updated: May 30, 2019
  • Author: David Y Ko, MD; Chief Editor: Selim R Benbadis, MD  more...
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Studies in several developed countries have shown incidences and prevalences of seizures similar to those in the United States. In some countries, parasitic infections account for an increased incidence of epilepsy and seizures.


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