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Status epilepticus and near hanging.
  1. W. Dinsmore,
  2. J. Crane,
  3. M. E. Callender


    We report a case of status epilepticus lasting 5 h provoked by attempted self-hanging in a patient with no previous history of epilepsy. We are unable to find any published reports of status epilepticus being provoked in this manner.

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