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Appropriate Tests


Likely cause and thus the approach to investigation depends on type of seizure, age of patient, and clinical context.

Pathology tests only occasionally contributory.

See also Drug assays - therapeutic drug monitoring, if appropriate.

See seizures in Guideline on Pathology testing in the Emergency department: Appendix 2

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