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First epileptic seizure

Author: Birgit Ertl-Wagner, MD, Munich, Germany
Body Region: Brain, and Head and Neck

1. Patient presentation
2. CT Images
3. CT Findings
4. Diagnosis
5. References

1. Patient presentation

  • A 22-year-old man was brought to the emergency room after a generalized tonic-clonic epileptic seizure.
  • Upon presentation, the patient was still somnolent.
  • No further history was available.
  • Non-enhanced and contrast-enhanced cranial CT examinations were performed.