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Answered 2012-07-13 19:31:11

It depends on the type and severity of the seizure.

If the seizure state is one of status epilepticus (continuous, unended clonic-tonic seizures) that interferes with cardiopulmonary activity, then it is possible to die from that kind of seizure.

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