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Epileptic seizure

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An epileptic seizure (colloquially a fit) is a brief episode of signs or symptoms due to abnormal .... During childhood, well-defined epilepsy syndromes are generally seen. In adolescence and young ...

A Revised Definition of Epilepsy | Epilepsy Foundation

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Apr 15, 2014 ... Seizures and epilepsy are not the same. An epileptic seizure is a transient occurrence of signs and/or symptoms due to abnormal excessive or ...

Epilepsy | Definition of Epilepsy by Merriam-Webster

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medical : a disorder of the nervous system that can cause people to suddenly become unconscious and to have violent, uncontrolled movements of the body.

ILAE Definition of Epilepsy 2014

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Definition of Epilepsy 2014. This important document marks a new era for the League, as we can truly say that this set of definitions was a work of our community ...

Definition of Epilepsy - MedicineNet

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Epilepsy (seizure disorder): When nerve cells in the brain fire electrical impulses at a rate of up to four times higher than normal, this causes a sort of electrical ...

Epilepsy: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments - Medical News Today

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Dec 31, 2015 ... Learn all about epilepsy - recurrent seizures which occur because of a ... A partial seizure means the epileptic activity took place in just part of ...

ILAE Official Report: A practical clinical definition of epilepsy - Fisher ...

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Apr 14, 2014 ... Epilepsy was defined conceptually in 2005 as a disorder of the brain characterized by an enduring predisposition to generate epileptic seizures ...

ILAE official report: a practical clinical definition of epilepsy. - NCBI

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Epilepsia. 2014 Apr;55(4):475-82. doi: 10.1111/epi.12550. Epub 2014 Apr 14. ILAE official report: a practical clinical definition of epilepsy. Fisher RS(1) ...

Epileptic seizures and epilepsy: definitions proposed by the ... - NCBI

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Epileptic seizures and epilepsy: definitions proposed by the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) and the International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE).

What is Epilepsy? Definition, Symptoms & Medications

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Jan 6, 2016 ... Epilepsy is characterized by recurrent seizures, which are misfirings of the brain's electrical system. Learn more about the definition, symptoms, ...

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What Is Epilepsy? | Epilepsy Foundation

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Page Summary. Epilepsy is the fourth most common neurological disorder and affects people of all ages; Epilepsy means the same thing as "seizure disorders"  ...

Epilepsy | Define Epilepsy at Dictionary.com

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Epilepsy definition, a disorder of the nervous system, characterized either by mild , episodic loss of attention or sleepiness (petit mal) or by severe convulsions ...

Overview - Epilepsy - Mayo Clinic

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Nov 6, 2015 ... Epilepsy is a central nervous system disorder (neurological disorder) in which nerve cell activity in the brain becomes disrupted, causing ...