epileptiform


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epileptiform

 [ep″ĭ-lep´tĭ-form]
1. resembling epilepsy or its manifestations.
2. occurring in severe or sudden paroxysms.

ep·i·lep·toid

(ep'i-lep'toyd),
Resembling epilepsy; denoting certain convulsions, especially of functional nature.
Synonym(s): epileptiform
[G. epilēpsia, seizure, epilepsy, + eidos, resemblance]

epileptiform

/ep·i·lep·ti·form/ (-lep´tĭ-form)
1. resembling epilepsy or its manifestations.
2. occurring in severe or sudden paroxysms.

ep·i·lep·toid

(ep'i-lep'toyd)
Resembling epilepsy; denoting certain convulsions, especially of functional nature.
Synonym(s): epileptiform.
[G. epilēpsia, seizure, epilepsy, + eidos, resemblance]

epileptiform

1. resembling epilepsy or its manifestations.
2. occurring in severe or sudden paroxysms.
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In 2012, a prospective study[sup][16] of 61 patients who underwent CPR in Switzerland concluded that the absence of EEG reactivity, epileptiform discharges, and intermittent electric silence indicated poor patient prognosis (Evidence Class Ib).
Bilateral independent periodic lateralized epileptiform discharge (BiPLED): "Bilateral independent" refers to the presence of two independent, asynchronous, lateralized patterns, one in each hemisphere.
Wolf P Acute behavioral symptomatology at disappearance of epileptiform EEG abnormality.
The choice of resection techniques, or combinations thereof, depends on the location of the epileptiform focus, eloquent tissue, vascular supply, and venous drainage patterns.
Indic and Narayanan demonstrated that the epileptiform discharges recorded from different brain areas during generalized seizures are more correlative than that during partial seizures [36], suggesting that the level of synchronization between different brain areas during generalized seizures is higher than that during partial seizures.
Physicians determine the focus by visual inspection of the EEG (typically in 10 sec segments) seeking focal epilepsy characteristics such as interictal epileptiform discharges and seizure origination brain sites.
Typical epileptiform activity is unusual in patients in a Persistent Vegetative State, as is seizure activity [5].
The electroencephalography findings were classified into 3 groups: epileptiform discharges; paroxysmal electroencephalography abnormalities; and background slowing.
EEG showed generalized paroxysmal epileptiform activity.
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