photoparoxysmal

(redirected from photoconvulsive)

photoparoxysmal

 [fo″to-par″ok-siz´mal]
photoconvulsive; denoting an abnormal electroencephalographic response to photic stimulation (brief flashes of light), marked by diffuse paroxysmal discharge recorded as spike-wave complexes; the response may be accompanied by minor seizures.

photoparoxysmal

/pho·to·par·ox·ys·mal/ (fo″to-par″ok-siz´mil) photoconvulsive; denoting an abnormal electroencephalographic response to photic stimulation (brief flashes of light), marked by diffuse paroxysmal discharge recorded as spike-wave complexes; the response may be accompanied by minor seizures.