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seizures have stopped but he is not able to walk

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My FIL is 65 years+. He had epilepsy and is given diva750mg and eptoin 200mg. His seizures have stopped but he is not able to walk and he is having fever from last two days. There is no neuro related issues too. Why is his health not improving. Also he is diabetic type 2 patient. Please help


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replied July 24th, 2016
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The cause of his fever and inability to walk can be due to combination of electrolyte imbalance, infection, neurological conditions (possibly stroke, meningitis, etc). Complications related to diabetes including hypoglycemia, diabetic ketoacidosis, etc also need to be ruled out.

The exact cause can be determined only by a physical examination and lab tests. Hence it would be recommended to consult the treating doctors for a proper opinion.


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