2017-07-30T12:36:38+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Absence seizure, Hippocampal sclerosis, Rasmussen's encephalitis, Epilepsy, Trismus, Status epilepticus, MERRF syndrome, Aura (symptom), Temporal lobe epilepsy, Dravet syndrome, La Enfermedad Incurable, Corpus callosotomy, Epileptic seizure, Electricity (film), Cloudy Times, On the Sacred Disease, Tinkers (novel), The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down, Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy, Complex partial status epilepticus, Ictal flashcards


  • Absence seizure
    Absence seizures are one of several kinds of seizures.
  • Hippocampal sclerosis
    Hippocampal sclerosis (HS) is a neuropathological condition with severe neuronal cell loss and gliosis in the hippocampus, specifically in the CA-1 (Cornu Ammonis area 1) and subiculum of the hippocampus.
  • Rasmussen's encephalitis
    Rasmussen's encephalitis, also known as chronic focal encephalitis (CFE), is a rare inflammatory neurological disease, characterized by frequent and severe seizures, loss of motor skills and speech, hemiparesis (paralysis on one side of the body), encephalitis (inflammation of the brain), and dementia.
  • Epilepsy
    Epilepsy is a group of neurological diseases characterized by epileptic seizures.
  • Trismus
    Trismus, or Lockjaw, refers to reduced opening of the jaws caused by spasm of the muscles of mastication, or more generally to any instance limited mouth opening stemming from a variety of causes.
  • Status epilepticus
    Status epilepticus (SE) is an epileptic seizure of greater than five minutes or more than one seizure within a five-minute period without the person returning to normal between them.
  • MERRF syndrome
    MERRF syndrome (or Myoclonic Epilepsy with Ragged Red Fibers) is a mitochondrial disease.
  • Aura (symptom)
    An aura is a perceptual disturbance experienced by some with migraines or seizures before either the headache or seizure begins.
  • Temporal lobe epilepsy
    Temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) is a chronic disorder of the nervous system characterized by recurrent, unprovoked focal seizures (also known as partial seizures) that originate in the temporal lobe of the brain and last about one or two minutes.
  • Dravet syndrome
    Dravet syndrome, also known as severe myoclonic epilepsy of infancy (SMEI), is a type of epilepsy with seizures that are often triggered by hot temperatures or fever.
  • La Enfermedad Incurable
    La Enfermedad Incurable (The Incurable Disease) is a 1996 play by Sebastian Mancilla Olivares, a Chilean playwright and actor.
  • Corpus callosotomy
    Corpus callosotomy is a palliative surgical procedure for the treatment of seizures.
  • Epileptic seizure
    An epileptic seizure (colloquially a fit) is a brief episode of signs or symptoms due to abnormal excessive or synchronous neuronal activity in the brain.
  • Electricity (film)
    Electricity is a 2014 English film directed by Bryn Higgins, starring Agyness Deyn, Lenora Crichlow and Christian Cooke.
  • Cloudy Times
    Cloudy Times (Spanish: El tiempo nublado) is a 2014 documentary film directed by Arami Ullon about her relationship with her ageing mother, who suffers from epilepsy and Parkinson's disease.
  • On the Sacred Disease
    On the Sacred Disease is a work of the Hippocratic Corpus, written in 400 BCE.
  • Tinkers (novel)
    Tinkers (2009) is the first novel by American author Paul Harding.
  • The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down
    The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down: A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures is a 1997 book by Anne Fadiman that chronicles the struggles of a Hmong refugee family from Houaysouy, Sainyabuli Province, Laos, the Lees, and their interactions with the health care system in Merced, California.
  • Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy
    Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) is a fatal complication of epilepsy.
  • Complex partial status epilepticus
    Complex partial status epilepticus (CPSE) is one of the non-convulsive forms of status epilepticus, a rare form of epilepsy defined by its recurrent nature.
  • Ictal
    Ictal refers to a physiologic state or event such as a seizure, stroke, or headache.