SEIZURE

Period of uncontrolled, excessive electrical activity in the brain. Symptoms and effects vary according to type of seizure and its location in the brain. See: epilepsy; febrile seizure; partial seizure.

SEIZURE: "The child had a massive seizure."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SEIZURE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/seizure/ (accessed July 16, 2019).
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