visceral epilepsy

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vis·cer·al ep·i·lep·sy

epilepsy, usually psychomotor, in which the attacks are initiated by visceral symptoms or sensations; most cases have their focus in the temporal lobe.
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Matthew T., U.S. neuropsychiatrist, 1901–.
Moore syndrome - painful abdominal symptoms that may be followed by seizures. Synonym(s): abdominal epilepsy; visceral epilepsy
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