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Causes of seizures - Wikipedia


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


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.

What Causes Epilepsy and Seizures? | Epilepsy Foundation


[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 ...

Triggers of Seizures | Epilepsy Foundation


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 ...

Seizures (Generalized and Partial) Causes - WebMD


Mar 1, 2015 ... From symptoms to treatment to prevention, get the basics on seizures from the experts at WebMD.

Seizures in adults - UpToDate


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 ...

Causes of a Seizure | The Johns Hopkins Epilepsy Center


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


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.

First Adult Seizure: Background, Etiology, Epidemiology


Jul 6, 2016 ... Many diseases can cause paroxysmal clinical events. The correct diagnosis of the paroxysmal event is necessary to provide correct treatment.

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


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 ...

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Seizures: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia


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


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


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, ...