morbus divinus

(redirected from morbus sacer)

morbus divinus

(1) Seizure disorder; epilepsy, see there. 
(2) Generalised tonic-clonic seizure; gran mal seizure.
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These intractable seizures, known as "morbus sacer," have made humankind fearful of and cruelly disturbed by the disease since the dawn of history.