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Complex partial seizure

Complex partial seizure: Introduction

Complex partial seizure: A complex seizure is an electrical disturbance that originates in only one part of the brain and resulting in symptoms related to the body functions or parts that are controlled by that part of the brain. Partial seizures where the patient has altered consciousness are called complex partial seizures. During a simple partial seizure movement, sensations, feelings or emotions may be affected. Partial seizures may spread to other parts of the brain and are then called generalized seizures. These seizures usually only last a few minutes. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Complex partial seizure is available below.

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Treatments for Complex partial seizure

  • Treat cause if possible, anti-seizure medication, surgery, vagus nerve stimulation
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