EPILEPTIC CRY

A cry produced by contraction of the chest and larynx during the tonic phaes of a tonic-clonic seizure. Also called in itial cry.

EPILEPTIC CRY: "An epileptic cry is made by a person suffering from a tonic-clonic seizure."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EPILEPTIC CRY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/epileptic-cry/ (accessed February 20, 2020).
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