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Epilepsy is a disorder of the brain defined by any of the following ... The definition of epilepsy requires the occurrence of at least one ...

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 | 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 ...

A Practical Clinical Definition of Epilepsy - ILAE.org

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Jan 3, 2014 ... This revised definition of epilepsy brings the term in concor- dance with ... operational definition of epilepsy for purposes of clinical diagnosis.

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 ...

Epilepsy - definition of epilepsy by The Free Dictionary

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Any of various neurological disorders marked by sudden recurring attacks of motor, sensory, or cognitive dysfunction, with or without convulsive seizures or loss ...

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 ...

Epilepsy definition - MedicineNet - Health and Medical Information ...

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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 ...

New clinical definition for epilepsy improves diagnosis accuracy ...

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Apr 14, 2014 ... An expert task force has created a new definition for epilepsy that refines the scope of patients diagnosed with this brain disease. The study ...

New Epilepsy Definition Adopted - Medscape

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Apr 22, 2014 ... The International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) has expanded the definition of epilepsy to incorporate a single unprovoked seizure with a ...

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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 - ILAE.org

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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 ...

An Operational Clinical Definition of Epilepsy - ILAE.org

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An Operational Clinical Definition of Epilepsy. Fisher RS. 1. , Acevedo C. 2. , Arzimanoglou A. 3. , Bogacz A. 4. , Cross JH. 5. , Elger C. 6. , Engel. JJ, Jr. 7.