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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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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.

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, ...

Seizures in adults - UpToDate

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Jan 19, 2015 ... Seizures may also cause "sensations" that only the patient feels. ... There are three broad categories of seizure causes: ○Epileptic seizures ...

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.

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.

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

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Introduction What Is Epilepsy? ... What causes epilepsy? What are the different kinds of ... Quick GuideEpilepsy: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment. Epilepsy: ...

First Adult Seizure: Background, Etiology, Epidemiology

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May 22, 2015 ... Many diseases can cause paroxysmal clinical events. The correct diagnosis of the paroxysmal event is necessary to provide correct treatment.

Nonepileptic Seizures - Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago

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Epileptic seizures are caused by abnormal electrical changes in the brain and, in particular, in its outer layer, called the cortex. Nonepileptic seizures are not ...

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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 ...

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 .

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 ...