Web Results

Causes of seizures - Wikipedia

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Causes_of_seizures

There are many causes of seizures. The factors that lead to a seizure are often complex and it may not be possible to determine what causes a particular seizure  ...

Seizures: Types, Causes, and Symptoms - Healthline

www.healthline.com/health/seizures

May 3, 2016 ... Seizures are changes in the brain's electrical activity. This change can cause dramatic, noticeable symptoms or it may not cause any symptoms.

Triggers of Seizures | Epilepsy Foundation

www.epilepsy.com/learn/triggers-seizures

Some people may find that seizures occur in a pattern or are more likely to occur in certain situations. Sometimes these connections are just by chance, but other ...

Common Epilepsy Causes and Seizure Triggers - WebMD

www.webmd.com/epilepsy/guide/epilepsy-causes

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, ...

Causes of a Seizure | The Johns Hopkins Epilepsy Center

www.hopkinsmedicine.org/neurology_neurosurgery/centers_clinics/epilepsy/seizures/causes/

While the exact cause of some seizures can be hard to pinpoint, many seizures can be classified as either provoked or unprovoked. A provoked seizure would ...

Grand mal seizure Causes - Mayo Clinic

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/grand-mal-seizure/basics/causes/con-20021356

Jun 10, 2014 ... In people who have seizures, the brain's usual electrical activity is altered. Exactly what causes the changes to occur remains unknown in about ...

Symptoms and causes - Epilepsy - Mayo Clinic

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/epilepsy/symptoms-causes/dxc-20117207

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

Seizures in adults - UpToDate

www.uptodate.com/contents/seizures-in-adults-beyond-the-basics

Jan 19, 2015 ... Seizures may also cause "sensations" that only the patient feels. As an example, one type of seizure can cause stomach discomfort, fear, or an ...

Absence seizure Causes - Mayo Clinic

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/petit-mal-seizure/basics/causes/con-20021252

Jun 3, 2014 ... Often, no underlying cause can be found for absence seizures. Many children appear to have a genetic predisposition to them. Rapid breathing ...

Seizure (Epilepsy) Symptoms, Treatment, Causes - Introduction ...

www.medicinenet.com/seizure/page2.htm

Few experiences match the drama of a convulsive seizure. A person having a severe seizure may cry out, fall to the floor unconscious, twitch or move ...

Answer
Find Health Information on Healthline
Find Info About:
Healthline is the leading provider of health information.
More Info

What Causes Epilepsy and Seizures? | Epilepsy Foundation

www.epilepsy.com

[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 ...

Seizures: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

medlineplus.gov

Feb 27, 2016 ... It may be hard to tell if someone is having a seizure. Some seizures only cause a person to have staring spells. These may go unnoticed.

Seizures-Topic Overview - WebMD

www.webmd.com

Not all body shaking is caused by seizures. Many medical conditions can cause a type of body shaking that usually affects the hands and head (tremors).