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Pregnancy and epilepsy--when you're managing both.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21135921     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
When a patient with epilepsy is pregnant or planning for pregnancy, you face the challenge of balancing the benefits and teratogenic risks of her antiseizure medication. Here's help.
Authors:
Nitin K Sethi; Amy Wasterlain; Cynthia L Harden
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of family practice     Volume:  59     ISSN:  1533-7294     ISO Abbreviation:  J Fam Pract     Publication Date:  2010 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-12-07     Completed Date:  2011-01-10     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7502590     Medline TA:  J Fam Pract     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  675-9     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Neurology, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA. sethinitinmd@hotmail.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Anticonvulsants / therapeutic use*
Epilepsy / drug therapy*
Family Practice*
Female
Humans
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Complications / drug therapy*,  etiology
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anticonvulsants

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