Better Edge : A Northwestern Medicine podcast for physicians
Better Edge : A Northwestern Medicine podcast for physicians
Case Report: FIRES in 20-Year-Old College Athlete
Loading
/
  • LISTEN ON:
  • Listen on Spotify
  • Listen on iHeart
  • Listen on Apple Podcasts
  • Listen on Google Podcasts
  • Listen on TuneIn
  • Listen on Stitcher
Placeholder Ad
Placeholder Ad
Placeholder Ad
Placeholder Ad

Case Report: FIRES in 20-Year-Old College Athlete

case-report-fires-in-20-year-old-college-athleteA 20-year-old female college volleyball player developed headaches and high fevers, which led to multiple seizures per day. The patient presented to Northwestern Medicine Neurology when she stopped following commands and conversing intelligibly between seizures.
In this episode of the Better Edge podcast, Northwestern Medicine’s Stephen A. VanHaerents, MD, associate professor of Neurology in the Divisions of Epilepsy and Clinical Neurophysiology, and Neuroinfectious Disease and Global Neurology, and Margaret Y. Yu, MD, assistant professor of Neurology in the Divisions of Comprehensive Neurology and Hospital Neurology, discuss this recent FIRES (febrile infection-related epilepsy syndrome) case.

 

Pericardial Disease: Its Prevalence and the Role of Multidisciplinary Care

A 20-year-old female college volleyball player developed headaches and high fevers, which led to multiple seizures per day. The patient ...

Listen

Northwestern Medicine Geriatrics Home Care Program

A 20-year-old female college volleyball player developed headaches and high fevers, which led to multiple seizures per day. The patient ...

Listen

Continuity Matters: Transitioning Pediatric Patients to Adult Specialists

A 20-year-old female college volleyball player developed headaches and high fevers, which led to multiple seizures per day. The patient ...

Listen

The Connection Between Diabetes and Heart Disease

A 20-year-old female college volleyball player developed headaches and high fevers, which led to multiple seizures per day. The patient ...

Listen

Socioeconomic Status and Readmission After Acute Type A Aortic Dissection Repair

A 20-year-old female college volleyball player developed headaches and high fevers, which led to multiple seizures per day. The patient ...

Listen

Highlights from AAN 2024

A 20-year-old female college volleyball player developed headaches and high fevers, which led to multiple seizures per day. The patient ...

Listen

From Brain to Liver: Advances in Wilson Disease Management

A 20-year-old female college volleyball player developed headaches and high fevers, which led to multiple seizures per day. The patient ...

Listen

Seizure Solutions: Inside the Northwestern Medicine First Seizure Clinic

A 20-year-old female college volleyball player developed headaches and high fevers, which led to multiple seizures per day. The patient ...

Listen

First Seizure Clinic

A 20-year-old female college volleyball player developed headaches and high fevers, which led to multiple seizures per day. The patient ...

Listen

Advancing LGBTQ+ Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Ophthalmology

A 20-year-old female college volleyball player developed headaches and high fevers, which led to multiple seizures per day. The patient ...

Listen