generalized epilepsy

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gen·er·al·ized ep·i·lep·sy

a major category of epilepsy syndromes characterized by one or more types of generalized seizures.

gen·er·al·ized ep·i·lep·sy

(jenĕr-ă-līzd epi-lep-sē)
Major category of epilepsy syndromes characterized by one or more types of generalized seizures.

gen·er·al·ized ep·i·lep·sy

(jenĕr-ă-līzd epi-lep-sē)
Major category of epilepsy syndromes characterized by one or more types of generalized seizures.
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2%) observati diagnosed with generalised epilepsy (24) were fit to stand trial and accountable.
Those with generalised epilepsy were fit to stand trial and accountable in 79.
Based on these results, they concluded that valproate "'should remain the first-line treatment for most patients with an idiopathic generalised epilepsy or seizures that are difficult to classify.
It is also indicated as adjunctive therapy: in the treatment of partial onset seizures with or without secondary generalisation in adults, children and infants from 1 month of age with epilepsy; in the treatment of myoclonic seizures in adults and adolescents from 12 years of age with Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy; and in the treatment of primary generalised tonic-clonic seizures in adults and adolescents from 12 years of age with Idiopathic Generalised Epilepsy.

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