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Does Anyone's kids have absence seizures?

my daughters eyes constantly roll up and her eyelashes flutter.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 2:32 AM on Apr. 16, 2011 in Kids' Health

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  • Maybe I spelled it wrong.
    Anonymous

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 2:38 AM on Apr. 16, 2011

  • My son has had what we think we absence seizures on a couple of occasions. They're really nothing to worry about - happens to a LOT of kids, and they grow out of it. Theres not much you can do about it.
    Jenny-talia

    Answer by Jenny-talia at 2:50 AM on Apr. 16, 2011

  • my mom said when i was younger i had petite mal seizures idk if thats the same thing but she said i would stare off into space alot
    Luckyme3487

    Answer by Luckyme3487 at 4:05 AM on Apr. 16, 2011

  • My friend's dd does, and her eyes have never rolled up & fluttered. Sounds like something else, really. An abcense seizure is the brain going to sleep for a couple of seconds - just a little pause for a few seconds.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:01 AM on Apr. 16, 2011

  • NOPE
    GlitteribonMom

    Answer by GlitteribonMom at 1:14 PM on Apr. 16, 2011

  • yes and it is something to worrie about my brother died from one as he had a blood vessel burst in his brain. you need to see a nourlogist. My daughter also has them
    amanda_23

    Answer by amanda_23 at 2:27 AM on Apr. 26, 2011

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