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What kind of childhood neurologic conditions are seen in the ICU?

This can run the gamut from traumatic brain injury (cerebral hemorrhages, contusions, skull fractures), status epilepticus (prolonged seizure), stroke and decompensation from a large hemispheric or brainstem tumor. Coma due to metabolic disorders, accidental ingestion of household chemicals or medications, drowning, low oxygen, endocrine disorders can also be seen.

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