epileptic frenzy

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epileptic frenzy

A term that has long been retired for the working medical parlance for a state of post-ictal confusion linked to temporal lobe epilepsy, in which a patient manifests rage or commits acts of violence or aggressive behavior, typically accompanied by EEG abnormalities.
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