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Synonyms for seizure

Synonyms for seizure

the act of catching, especially a sudden taking and holding

the act of taking something for oneself

a seizing and holding by law

the act of taking quick and forcible possession of

a sudden and often acute manifestation of a disease

Synonyms for seizure

a sudden occurrence (or recurrence) of a disease

the act of taking of a person by force

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2004) defined the time as 12-72 hours; Logsdail and Toone (1988) defined it up to 7 days, and Kanemoto, Kim, Miyamoto, and Kawasaki (2001) suggested a definition of any psychotic episode within 7 days from the last generalized tonic-clonic seizures or cluster of complex partial seizures.
All participants in both groups had complex partial seizures as their baseline seizure type, and more than 70% of participants in both groups had frontal lobe epilepsy.
Significantly higher mean seizure rating scores were seen when the long duration complex partial seizure was observed a second time.
35%(15 out of 40) followed by status epilepticus and complex partial seizures each of 10%(4 out of 40).
If the child has a history of complex partial seizures and one lasts more than five minutes beyond the child's usual seizure, or if there is an injury, emergency medical assistance should usually be called.
Complex partial seizure is a rare presentation of solitary neurocysticercosis as is in our case.
Although strips provide more information than scalp EEG recordings, they do not record directly from the mesial temporal structures, the structures which usually give rise to complex partial seizures.
His complex partial seizure consisted of staring, unresponsiveness, lipsmacking and the repetition of the word "OK" and lasted approximately one minute.
Devinsky O, Hafler DA, Victor J: Embarrassment as the aura of a complex partial seizure.
Quoting pattern, she said the confused behaviour typical of temporal lobe complex partial seizures can be disturbing and appear as if in a trance.
The oral solution is a prescription medicine used with other treatments in adults and children 10 years of age and older with refractory complex partial seizures (CPS) who have not responded well enough to several other treatments, and where the possible benefits outweigh the risk of vision loss.
TARP-y8-dependent AMPA receptors are localized primarily in the hippocampus, a region of importance in complex partial seizures and particularly relevant to seizure origination and/or propagation.
0% of the patients received a definite diagnosis of complex partial seizures, based on both clinical features and EEG findings.
This article will provide nurses with knowledge about patients with complex partial seizures originating in the temporal lobe and possible cardiac arrhythmias associated with these seizures (Opherk et al.
In both, about 86% had temporal lobe epilepsy, most had complex partial seizures, 45% were women, and the average age was 40 years.