centrencephalic

centrencephalic

 [sen″tren-sĕ-fal´ik]
pertaining to the center of the encephalon.
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cen·tren·ce·phal·ic

(sen'tren-se-fal'ik),
Relating to the center of the encephalon.
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cen·tren·ce·phal·ic

(sen'tren-sĕ-fal'ik)
Relating to the center of the encephalon.
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(11.) Fedio P, Mirsky AF Selective intellectual deficits in children with temporal lobe or centrencephalic epilepsy.
This was a complete break with the old "centrencephalic" theory of Jasper and Penfield who hypothesized a midline deep (thalamic) source of the bilateral synchronous spike-wave pattern [27].
Acetazolamide for Injection USP is indicated for adjunctive treatment of edema due to congestive heart failure; drug-induced edema; centrencephalic epilepsies (petit mal, unlocalized seizures); and chronic simple glaucoma, secondary glaucoma, and preoperatively in acute angle-closure glaucoma, stated the company.
Cozma, (1989), specifies that centrencephalic system (or midbrain) coordinates nervous activity of both cerebral hemispheres, through a feed-back nervous connection.