uncinate epilepsy


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Related to uncinate epilepsy: Mesial Temporal Sclerosis

un·ci·nate ep·i·lep·sy

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

uncinate epilepsy

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