PARTIAL SEIZURE

a seizure which starts in a centralized area of the brain, even although it might subsequently move to a generalized seizure. Basic partial seizures facilitate no alteration of awareness in spite of clinical occurrences, that might consist of sensory, motor, or autonomic activity, complex partial seizures might facilitate like sensory, motor, or autonomic symptoms but are additionally marked by some impairment or alteration of awareness during the occurrence. Partial seizures of both types are most frequently focused in the temporal lobe. Commonly referred to as focal seizure, partial sight see low vision.

PARTIAL SEIZURE: "Duncan had suffered from partial seizures since birth."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PARTIAL SEIZURE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/partial-seizure/ (accessed October 14, 2019).
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