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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 excessive or synchronous neuronal activity in the brain.

What Happens During A Seizure? | Epilepsy Foundation

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Seizures have a beginning, middle, and end. Not all parts of a seizure may be visible or easy to separate from each other. Every person with seizures will not ...

What Is Epilepsy? | Epilepsy Foundation

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Epilepsy is a chronic disorder, the hallmark of which is recurrent, unprovoked seizures. Many people with epilepsy have more than one type of seizure and may ...

Symptoms and causes - Epilepsy - Mayo Clinic

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Nov 6, 2015 ... Because epilepsy is caused by abnormal activity in brain cells, seizures can affect any process your brain coordinates. Seizure signs and ...

Epileptic seizures | Epilepsy Society

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Epileptic seizures are caused by a disturbance in the electrical activity of the brain. There are many different types of epileptic seizure. Any of us could potentially ...

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 sudden surge of electrical activity in the brain. Read all about the causes ...

Types of Seizures and Seizure Symptoms: Grand Mal Seizure ...

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Classifying the type of seizure helps doctors diagnose whether or not a patient has epilepsy. Generalized seizures are produced by electrical impulses from ...

Epilepsy Learning Center - Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

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Oct 30, 2014 ... Epilepsy, also known as seizure disorder, is a neurological condition that affects many Americans. Epilepsy is more likely to appear when ...

Epilepsy and Seizures: Practice Essentials, Background ...

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Jul 12, 2016 ... Epileptic seizures are only one manifestation of neurologic or metabolic diseases . Epileptic seizures have many causes, including a genetic ...

Epilepsy - A General Introduction. Epilepsy information | Patient

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About 1 in 30 people in the UK develop epilepsy at some stage in their life. It most commonly starts in childhood and in people aged over 60. However,...

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What Causes Epilepsy and Seizures? | Epilepsy Foundation

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[scald=3991:sdl_editor_representation] What causes epilepsy? Causes of epilepsy vary by age of the person. Some people with no clear cause of epilepsy may ...

Epilepsy (Seizures): Learn about Facts and Treatments - MedicineNet

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Learn about epilepsy, or seizure disorder. Causes include head injury, trauma, prenatal injury, poisoning, medications, stroke, heart attacks, alcoholism, ...

Common Epilepsy Causes and Seizure Triggers - WebMD

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Apr 18, 2015 ... WebMD explains the causes of epilepsy and what can trigger seizures. Also, find out about the connection between epilepsy and head injuries, ...