Non Ketotic Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemia presenting as Epilepsia Partialis Continua.(An unusual presentation of a common disorder)

Case Study


Kamha A

Medical Intensive Care Unit, Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha, Qatar.

Libyan J Med. AOP: 080420


We report a patient with epilepsia partialis continua (EPC) associated with non ketotic hyperosmolar hyperglycemia. EPC is an uncommon presentation of nonketotic hyperglycemia. This case was reported in the Medical Intensive Care Unit in Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha, Qatar.

Keywords: Epilepsia partialis continua, hyperglycemia