What is the role of EEG in the workup of Wernicke encephalopathy (WE)?

Updated: Nov 20, 2018
  • Author: Philip N Salen, MD; Chief Editor: Andrew K Chang, MD, MS  more...
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Consider an electroencephalogram (EEG) if nonconvulsive status epilepticus is suspected as a potential cause of coma and altered mental status.


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