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How to Prevent Febrile Seizures (Seizures and Fever) Topic Guide

Febrile Seizures (Seizures and Fever) Febrile Seizures (Seizures and Fever): Febrile seizures, also known as convulsions, body spasms, or shaking, occur mainly in children and are caused by fever. (Febrile is derived from the Latin febris, meaning fever.)