ICD10: Epilepsy, unspecified, intractable, with status epilepticus [G40.911]
Treatment: Aborting Seizures - pediatric dosing
It's a serious and life-threatening neurological disorder which is defined as a prolonged generalized epileptic crisis for more than ≥ 5 minutes without intervening recovery within the episode.
Generalized convulsive (tonic-clonic seizures) status epilepticus is a more common presentation than the non-convulsive type (altered awareness/confusion).
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