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Table 2 Behaviour and therapeutic itinerary of patients with epilepsy

From: Behaviour and therapeutic itinerary of epileptic patients in Marrakech city and surrounding regions in South Morocco

Variables N (Frequency %)
Patients’ beliefs about the origin of epilepsy
  Natural Disease 31 (28.2)
  Supernatural 70 (69.96)
  No opinion 9 (8.2)
Onset age
  0–10 53 (48.02)
  11–30 40 (36.4)
  31–50 11 (10.0)
  > 51 6 (5.5)
First consultation
  Traditional healers 57 (51.8)
  Male nurse 4 (3.7)
  General Practitioner 48 (43.6)
  Pharmacy 1 (0.9)