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nonfocal

Neurology adjective Referring to a seizure which is not localized; generalized
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Ten additional carcasses were recovered in nonfocal wolf areas, such as Chafadalacha and Central Peaks.
Additional nonfocal symptoms that could suggest abnormal intracranial perfusion may include transient global amnesia, acute confusion, syncope, isolated vertigo, dizziness, weakness, and paresthesias.
It is not, I think, too much to say that such nonfocal parents are honorary parents, somewhat like godparents, step-parents, and foster parents closer to home.
Seminal vesicle involvement by tumor was classified as nonfocal extraprostatic extension.
2009) defined nontraditional stroke symptoms as face or body pain, mental status change (disorientation, confusion, or loss of consciousness), lightheadedness, headache, general neurological symptoms (nausea, hiccups, and nonfocal weakness), and nonneurological symptoms (chest pain, palpitations, or shortness of breath).
Chronic ischemic cerebral white matter disease is a risk factor for nonfocal neurological injury after total aortic arch replacement.
The focus structure thus partitions the sentence into nonpresupposed, focal material and pragmatically presupposed nonfocal elements.
Musculoskeletal examination was normal; neurological examination was nonfocal, and his skin was clear.
The social group for each focal individual was classified as 'all same sex', 'all opposite sex', or 'mixed sex', based on the sexes of the nonfocal individuals in its group.
Chest x-rays showed bilateral, nonfocal interstitial markings that were more prominent than on x-rays taken elsewhere 30 days before admission (Fig.
During the laying and incubation periods, each focal and nonfocal nest was checked daily and its contents inspected; during the nestling period, we reduced the frequency of checks to once per week.
headaches including nonfocal migraine, menstrual migraine and other bothersome side effects, if they occur during the pill-free interval