Two studies from the Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound show that MMR and DTP vaccinations appear to put children at a slightly increased risk for febrile seizures.
However, children experiencing these seizures are not at risk for subsequent seizures, epilepsy, or long-term behavioral or psychiatric problems.
The above post is reprinted from materials provided by University Of Maryland, Baltimore. Note: Materials may be edited for content and length.
Cite This Page: