oa Central African Journal of Medicine - Prevalence of seizure disorders in Nigerian children around Enugu (A preliminary report)

Volume 23, Issue 4
  • ISSN : 0008-9176



In this paper, an attempt was made to document the prevalence of seizures and neurological diseases in children around Enugu. The study was partially retrospective. Records of all patients admitted over an 18-month period to the medical paediatric ward of the U.N.T.H. Enugu, were reviewed, whilst 200 mothers were interviewed and enquiries made about occurrence and frequency of convulsions in their families.

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