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Results 1 - 10 of 110 for Absence seizure
  1. An absence seizure is the term for a type of seizure involving staring spells. This type of seizure is a ... Seizures result from overactivity in the brain. Absence seizures occur ... ages 4 to 12. In some cases, the seizures are triggered by ...
  2. Absence Seizure (Petit Mal Seizure) (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research)  
    Seizures/Specifics ... Seizures ... Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
  3. ... between ages 3 and 8. Affected children have absence seizures (also known as petit mal seizures), which are ... In most people with childhood absence epilepsy, the absence seizures disappear in adolescence. However, some affected individuals continue ...
  4. Seizures (National Library of Medicine)  
    Seizures are symptoms of a brain problem. They happen because of sudden, abnormal electrical activity in the brain. When people think of seizures, they often ...
  5. Trimethadione is used to control absence seizures (petit mal; a type of seizure in which there is a very short loss of awareness during which the person may ...
  6. Methsuximide is used to control absence seizures (petit mal; a type of seizure in which there is a very short loss of awareness during which the person may ...
  7. Ethosuximide is used to control absence seizures (petit mal) (a type of seizure in which there is a very short loss of awareness during which the person may ...
  8. ... atonic seizures); partial or complete loss of consciousness (absence seizures); seizures brought on by high body temperature (febrile ... experience a type of seizure called atonic-myoclonic-absence seizure, which begins with a drop of the head, ...
  9. ... involve sudden episodes of weak muscle tone; and absence seizures, which cause loss of consciousness for short periods ... early childhood. These types can include myoclonic or absence seizures. In Dravet syndrome, these seizures are difficult to ...
  10. Epilepsy and Seizures From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)  
    Seizures/Start Here ... Seizures ... Epilepsy is a chronic brain disorder in which groups of nerve cells, or neurons, in the brain sometimes send the wrong signals ...
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