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Synonyms for zone

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Synonyms for zone

a locally circumscribed place characterized by some distinctive features

any of the regions of the surface of the Earth loosely divided according to latitude or longitude

an area or region distinguished from adjacent parts by a distinctive feature or characteristic

regulate housing in

separate or apportion into sections

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Traditional surgery was designed to remove the epileptogenic zone to cure the disease or reduce the frequency of seizures.
Intraoperative ECoG is a commonly used technique in epilepsy surgery to help identifying the epileptogenic zone.
Hypometabolic areas on PET often extend well beyond the true epileptogenic zone.
However, when an epileptogenic zone cannot be located or is localized in the eloquent brain, epilepsy surgery is not acceptable.
Cantero explains that erratic electrical activity indicates the source of the seizures--a troublemaking epileptogenic zone.
It is also important to determine the anatomical relationship of the epileptogenic zone to important functional areas of the cortex.