by a blank or "absent" stare. They're also sometimes called petitmal seizures. Absence seizures are most common in children and typically don't cause any long-term problems.
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that essentially many times the cause was unknown: “The reasons why epilepsy begins are different for people... of myoclonic seizures and petitmal.”
The authors conclude that, “we think that children with epilepsy...
, and these episodes are more forceful and severe than petitmal seizures, which occur without convulsions.
Causes..., quite common. While not all seizures that dogs experience are caused by epilepsy, this disorder...
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many times the cause was unknown:
“The reasons why epilepsy begins are different for people of different ages. But what's true for every age is that the cause is unknown for about half...
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movements can be a seizure. A doctor must diagnose epilepsy. Grand Mal seizures or generalized seizures... is having abnormal electrical activity. Urinating during a seizure is uncommon in partial or focal, petitemal...
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. However, in many cases the cause of seizure remains unknown.
Simply put, epilepsy is due to a sudden surge... tumour.
Epilepsy is a neurological condition which affects the brain and causes repeated seizures...
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to control seizures). The cause of her seizures is unknown, but we believe she may have suffered some form... will have all types of seizures; grand mal, petitemal (absence/staring seizures), complex partial, myocloinc...