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206 Possible Causes for Generalized Asynchronous Slow-Waves, Paroxysmal Activity - Spikes Bilateral, Urine Organic Acids Abnormal

  • West Syndrome

    Urine organic acids, amino acids and serum biotinidase are done. CT or MRI scan of the brain is done before the treatment is started.[epainassist.com] Hypsarrhythmia represents a completely chaotic and disorganized background pattern consisting of high amplitude slow waves and spikes that are asynchronous, non-rhythmic,[web.archive.org] Interictal EEG displays diffuse and asynchronous high voltage spikes and slow waves suggesting the hypsarrhythmic pattern. B.[bmcneurol.biomedcentral.com]

  • Epilepsy

    Contemporary drug therapy fails to control epileptic seizures in some 30% of patients, resulting in the need to employ other measures when they appear practicable. A good deal of potentially relevant statistical detail is available regarding the outcomes of the available antiepileptic therapies, but its interpretation[…][oadoi.org]

    Missing: Urine Organic Acids Abnormal
  • Benign Adult Familial Myoclonic Epilepsy

    Paroxysmally, rhythmic θ-activity at 4 to 5 Hz appears in the centroparietal areas, as do fast bilateral spike-waves, which may be associated later with variable focal or[neupsykey.com] Massa et al. identified the following EEG characteristics as predictive of a "complicated" course: intermittent slow wave focus, multiple, asynchronous spike wave foci, spike[euroformhealthcare.biz] […] complexes, fast activity, or other paroxysmal activity; abnormalities bilateral but often irregular and asymmetrical Nonabrupt onset or cessation abrupt *May be seen alone[reference.medscape.com]

    Missing: Urine Organic Acids Abnormal
  • Encephalopathy

    […] drugs increase epileptiform activity in known epileptic patients, clozapine increase bilateral spike waves discharges and risperidone has no effect on EEG * Antidepressents[slideshare.net] Prominent Generalized asynchronous slow waves and often also causes bisynchronous slow waves and decrease of alpha rhythm. 12.[slideshare.net] . • Effect depend on dose, and duration of exposure * Narcoleptics—slowing of alpha, increase in theta and delta activity and paroxysmal bursts of sharp and slow waves, these[slideshare.net]

    Missing: Urine Organic Acids Abnormal
  • Brain Concussion

    A brain concussion is a still incompletely defined syndrome of traumatic brain injury (TBI) that causes a spectrum of symptoms without evident structural damage to the brain. A headache, cognitive deficits, emotional instability, sleep disturbances, and an overall change in mental state after trauma are highly[…][symptoma.com]

    Missing: Paroxysmal Activity - Spikes Bilateral Urine Organic Acids Abnormal
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

    OBJECTIVE: The aims of this study were to determine the prevalence and describe the importance of alcohol screening for all patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) and examine the relationship between gender, age, Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS), emergent decompressive craniectomy, Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) from[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Paroxysmal Activity - Spikes Bilateral Urine Organic Acids Abnormal
  • Hydrocephalus

    Pediatr Neurosurg. 2018;53(3):188-192. doi: 10.1159/000487087. Epub 2018 Apr 6. Author information 1 Department of Neurosurgery, Sultan Qaboos University Hospital, Al Khaud, Muscat, Oman. 2 Faculty of Medicine, Riga Stradins University, Riga, Latvia. Abstract We report a case of spontaneous temporary resolution of[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Paroxysmal Activity - Spikes Bilateral Urine Organic Acids Abnormal
  • Generalized Clonic or Tonic-Clonic Seizures

    ‘Contrary to popular folk belief, nothing should be placed in the mouth during the seizure. Severe injury could occur.’ Generalized tonic clonic seizures (grand mal seizures) are the most common and best known type of generalized seizure. They begin with stiffening of the limbs (the tonic phase), followed by jerking[…][epilepsynw.org]

    Missing: Generalized Asynchronous Slow-Waves Urine Organic Acids Abnormal
  • Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy

    Juvenile myoclonic epilepsy (JME) is a type of epilepsy that starts in in childhood or the teen years. People who have it wake up from sleep with quick, jerking movements of their arms and legs. These are called myoclonic jerks. Even if you don’t have epilepsy, you’ve probably had these jerks that jolt you awake,[…][webmd.com]

    Missing: Generalized Asynchronous Slow-Waves Urine Organic Acids Abnormal
  • Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy

    Tonic status epilepticus (TSE) in patients with idiopathic generalized epilepsy (IGE) is not well recognized. The objective of this study is to report episodes of TSE in patients with IGE. We retrospectively reviewed the clinical and EEG evaluation of three IGE patients who presented TSE. The three patients had mainly[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Generalized Asynchronous Slow-Waves Urine Organic Acids Abnormal