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1,031 Possible Causes for Absence Seizure

  • Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy

    We identified manifestation of additional absence seizures at onset of JME as an independent predictor of an unfavorable outcome regarding seizure freedom.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Both patients had myoclonic jerks on waking and evidence of absence seizures as well as generalized tonic-clonic seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] complete resolution of generalized spike and wave discharges and electrographic absence seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Epilepsy

    This type of seizure is sometimes referred to by the older term petit mal. Minor movements such as blinking may be associated with absence seizures.[britannica.com] Guilhoto, Absence epilepsy: Continuum of clinical presentation and epigenetics?, Seizure, 44, (53), (2017). Katherine C. Nickels and Elaine C.[doi.org] Findings in several animal models of absence seizures, such as lethargic mice, have demonstrated that GABA-B receptor antagonists suppress absence seizures, whereas GABA-B[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Generalized Clonic or Tonic-Clonic Seizures

    Absence Seizures : An absence seizure causes a short impairment of consciousness, usually lasting no more than a few seconds.[efepa.org] Although absence seizures are often outgrown, some individuals with absence seizures may develop tonic-clonic seizures. Absence seizures tend to run in families.[edmontonepilepsy.org] Seizure control was defined as complete absence of all seizures, including auras, for a minimum of 2 years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Generalized Motor Seizure

    Absence Seizure (formally known as “Petit Mal”) A generalized seizure, especially prevalent in children three to fourteen years old, is absence.[efmny.org] An absence seizure usually lasts no longer than 30 seconds.[chp.edu] The different types of generalized seizures are: absence seizures (formerly known as petit mal) tonic-clonic or convulsive seizures (formerly known as grand mal) atonic seizures[epilepsyontario.org]

  • Whiplash Injury

    Author information 1 Department of Surgery, University Clinical Hospital Mostar; Department of Anatomy, School of Medicine, University of Mostar, Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina. 2 Department of Forensic Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Split, Croatia. 3 Department of Radiology, University Clinical Hospital[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy

    KEYWORDS: EEG; absence seizure; antiepileptic drug; brivaracetam; idiopathic generalized epilepsy[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Two rat models of IGE with absence seizures, the Genetic Epilepsy Rats from Strasbourg (GAERS) and Wistar Albino Glaxo from Rijswijk (WAG/Rij), have proven valuable for translational[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A total of 21 IGE patients with absence seizures and 24 healthy control subjects were enrolled.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Dravet Syndrome

    Myoclonic absence seizures have not previously been described.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] infantile spasms, myoclonic, tonic or absence seizures, at least one afebrile seizure, normal development prior to the first seizure, normal CT scan, and no etiology.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] appearance of myoclonic and/or atypical absence seizures as well as complex partial seizures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Absence Seizure

    They are therefore termed atypical absence seizures. Since these absence seizures may involve decrease or increase of muscle tone, patients may fall during a seizure.[symptoma.com] Absence seizures are more common in girls. Family members who have seizures. Nearly half of children with absence seizures have a close relative who has seizures.[mayoclinic.com] We report a case of electroencephalography confirmed absence seizure and absence status successfully treated with sodium valproate in an elderly patient with dementia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Atypical Absence Seizure

    Clinical Information Epilepsy characterized by absence seizures Generalized seizure that manifests in a form of a brief episode of impairment of consciousness with or without[icd9data.com] Partial seizures secondary generalized II. GENERALIZED SEIZURES (bilaterally symmetrical and without local onset) A. 1. Absence seizures 2. Atypical absence seizures B.[news-medical.net] […] accompanying motor phenomena such as clonic-tonic components, automatisms, or autonomic components The seizure seen in absence epilepsy, consisting of a sudden momentary[icd9data.com]

  • Temporal Lobe Tumor

    seizures Clear MRI September 2016 Regrowth on MRI March 2017 200 mg of Topamax daily[cancerforums.net] 99% resection of a WHO Grade II diffuse fibrillary astrocytoma July 11, 2013 1st postoperative MRI October 11, 2013 - clear for any regrowth occasional complex partial and absence[cancerforums.net]

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