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Causes of seizures

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

Seizures: Types, Causes, and Symptoms - Healthline

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

Seizures-Topic Overview - WebMD

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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).

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, ...

Causes of a Seizure | The Johns Hopkins Epilepsy Center

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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 ...

Seizures in adults - UpToDate

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Jan 19, 2015 ... Epilepsy refers to a condition in which a person has a risk of recurring ... Seizures may also cause "sensations" that only the patient feels.

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

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Epilepsy facts* ... Quick GuideEpilepsy Pictures Slideshow: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment ... Epilepsy was one of the first brain disorders to be described.

What Causes Epilepsy in Children - BrainFacts.org

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Jul 30, 2015 ... Pinpointing the causes of seizures in children may provide the key to treating them in the future.

Epilepsy: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments - Medical News Today

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Dec 31, 2015 ... People with epilepsy tend to have recurrent seizures (fits). The seizures occur because of a sudden surge of electrical activity in the brain ...

CURE Epilepsy: About Epilepsy: What is Epilepsy

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Historically, epilepsy has been neglected, feared, and misunderstood. A veil of secrecy surrounding the disease has resulted in myths, superstitions, and a ...

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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 ...

Grand mal seizure Causes - Mayo Clinic

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

Seizures: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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A seizure is the physical findings or changes in behavior that occur after an episode of abnormal ... Some seizures only cause a person to have staring spells .