Febrile Seizures in Idiopathic/Genetic Generalized and Self-Limited Focal Epilepsies

Tumay F. B., Nalbantoglu M., Inan R., Yavlal F., Demirbilek V.

EPILEPSI, vol.27, no.2, pp.113-118, 2021 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.14744/epilepsi.2020.98705
  • Journal Name: EPILEPSI
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.113-118
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives: Febrile seizure (FS) is the most common form of childhood seizures. Furthermore, idiopathic/generalized and focal/self-limited epilepsies present at the similar age-range. They usually have a favorable outcome. This study was conducted to investigate the prevalence and demographic profile of FS in patients with idiopathic/generalized and focal/self-limited epilepsies.