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Epilepsy - Wikipedia

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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 ...

What Is Epilepsy? | Epilepsy Foundation

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

Epilepsy | Definition of Epilepsy by Merriam-Webster

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Define epilepsy: medical : a disorder of the nervous system that can cause people to suddenly become unconscious and to have violent, uncontrolled…

Epilepsy: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments - Medical News Today

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Dec 31, 2015 ... The word "epilepsy" comes from the Greek word epi meaning "upon, at, close upon", and the Greek word Leptos meaning "seizure". From those ...

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...