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ictal

 [ik´tal]
pertaining to, characterized by, or due to a stroke or an acute epileptic seizure.

ic·tal

(ik'tăl),
Relating to or caused by a stroke or seizure.
[L. ictus, a stroke]

ictal

/ic·tal/ (ik´t'l) pertaining to, marked by, or due to a stroke or an acute epileptic seizure.

ictal

[ik′təl]
Etymology: Gk, ikteros, jaundice
pertaining to a sudden acute onset, as convulsions of an epileptic seizure.

ictal

adjective Referring to the period of a seizure or seizure-like attack

ic·tal

(ik'tăl)
Relating to or caused by a stroke or seizure.
[L. ictus, a stroke]

ic·tal

(ik'tăl)
Relating to or caused by a stroke or seizure.
[L. ictus, a stroke]

ictal

pertaining to, characterized by an acute epileptic seizure.
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66%) 00 Male : Female 36:18 19:17 6:2 Family History n = 98 06(6 %) 06(6 %) 0 Developmental delay 13 06 08 Aura 00 02 00 Post Ictal Deficit 00 02 00 Neurocutaneous marker 02 02 03 EEG Abnormality 35(64.
The ictal SPECT scan is a perfusion study which images regional cerebral blood flow (rCBF).
Focal seizures are short-lived and often referred to as an aura or warning sign, preceding a focal dyscognitive or generalized tonic clonic seizure (known as the ictal phase).
En el 52% de los participantes se identifico una EH derecha mediante estudio de RMN, con zona de inicio ictal ipsilateral (Tabla 1)
First they are examined to see if they respond to oral medicine and this is known as the refractory epilepsy stage, followed by a second stage where MRI is used as well as Ictal spect or EEG -video monitoring of the patient's brain, said Dr.
Ocho dias previos al ingreso, presento crisis convulsivas tonico clonicas generalizadas, con duracion menor a 1 minuto en 3 ocasiones, sin periodo post ictal, con una diferencia entre cada una de 4 horas, sin recibir atencion medica.
Our respondents had limited knowledge about the prevalence of the disease and the teratogenicity of antiepileptic drugs, although most had appropriate knowledge about the cause of seizures and their ictal manifestations.
None of the studies included in this review has demonstrated an ictal pattern on EEG during the experience.
Curiously, dyspnoeic initial presentation is emphasised by the same data source as a risk factor for readmission, with additional risk factors including ictal phenomena at initial presentation and history of both drug abuse and prior severe hypertensive admission.
Also, spatiotemporal changes in preictal spike activity in human temporal lobe epilepsy [2] revealed that the degree of bilateral interdependence in medial temporal lobe spike activity increased prior to onset of a seizure, thus indicating that spikes may herald the interictal to ictal transition.