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Table 4 Distribution of etiology in accordance with status epilepticus

From: Cluster seizures and status epilepticus in new onset seizures among adult Egyptians

  Status epileptics Chi-Square
No Yes Total
N % N % N % X2 P-value
Etiology Cerebrovascular 48 45.28 5 35.71 53 44.17 6.852 0.335
SOL (brain tumor) 8 7.55 3 21.43 11 9.17
Acute symptomatic seizure* 11 10.38 2 14.29 13 10.83
Idiopathic epilepsy syndrome 21 19.81 1 7.14 22 18.33
Cryptogenic 6 5.66 0 0.00 6 5.00
Encephalitis 5 4.72 2 14.29 7 5.83
Post-traumatic epilepsy 7 6.60 1 7.14 8 6.67
  1. *Metabolic, PRES, vasculitis, drug-induced seizure