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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 ... A commonly used definition of epilepsy heretofore has been two unprovoked seizures more than 24 hours apart. This definition has many ...

A Practical Clinical Definition of Epilepsy - International League ...

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Jan 3, 2014 ... A practical clinical definition of epilepsy. *Robert S. Fisher, †Carlos Acevedo, ‡ Alexis Arzimanoglou, §Alicia Bogacz, ¶J. Helen Cross,.

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 ...

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. - 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) ...

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 ...

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 ...

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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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.

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 | 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 ...