uncinate epilepsy(redirected from uncinate attack)
a form of psychomotor epilepsy or complex partial seizure initiated by a dreamy state and hallucinations of smell and taste, usually the result of a medial temporal lesion.
Synonym(s): uncinate attack
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An old term for temporal lobe epilepsy, which arises from a focus in the uncinate area of the temporal lobe of the brain.
See also: epilepsy
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