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Old 04-22-2002, 02:01 PM   #1
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Question 2 year old having seizures and nose bleeds,What is the cause??

My nephew will be 3 in May. He has had seisures ever since i can remember. He gets nose bleeds all the time for no reason too. If anyone can tell me anything please do.Thank You

Andrea From NY

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Old 04-23-2002, 03:35 AM   #2
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Is he seeing a neurologist? That's all I can think of to tell you. I'm assuming that your nephew is seeing a doctor of some sort but a specialist would seem the definate route to go.

Take care.

Old 04-23-2002, 04:13 PM   #3
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Seizures are never a normal part of growing up. As Nicola said, this child should see a neurologist, or at least a pediatrician. Seizures can be caused by several different conditions/diseases.

Nose bleeds may not be related to the seizures. A lot of young children get frequent nose bleeds in cold, dry weather. But, have it checked just in case.

Here's an article on seizures:

You can look up nose bleeds on this site as well.

It sounds odd that you're looking for information only now - surely his parents must have noticed this.

Old 04-24-2002, 01:32 PM   #4
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well i used to have a friend named mike and he had nose bleeds every day. i knew him for about 3 weeks then he got sent to the hospital for (how do you spell it_
lucimia here's how to sound it out luke-eem-ee-a
n e way he died
sorry to give bad news but mike could have lived if he would have seen a neurologist.
hope i helped!
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