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Default A case of status epilepticus #usmle

A 10-year-old boy is brought to the emergency room by his mother due to a long active seizure. He was hospitalized two months ago for status epilepticus and prescribed valproic acid.
What is the first step of action?

A - Intravenous injection of haloperidol
B - Intravenous fluids
C - Airway stabilization and 100% oxygen
D - Gastric lavage
E - Electroencephalogram (EEG)

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