Epilepsy most often begins in early childhood or after age 65 but can
develop at any age. About 2 million people in
the United States have epilepsy.1 Epilepsy affects men
slightly more often than women.
Ropper AH, Samuels MA (2009). Epilepsy and other seizure disorders. In Adams and Victor's Principles of Neurology, 9th ed., pp. 304–338. New York: McGraw-Hill.
August 26, 2011
Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics
& Steven C. Schachter, MD - Neurology
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