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glossary

An alphabetical list of epilepsy terms and meanings.

Definitions of terms including absence seizure, acute side effects and adjunctive therapy.

Definitions of terms including brainwaves, benign and bioavailability.

Definitions of terms including cell body, central nervous system and clonic seizures.

Definitions of terms including disability, diazepam and diplopia.

Definitions of terms including electroencephalogram, emergency medication and enzyme.

Definitions of terms including focal seizures, frontal lobes and febrile convulsions.

Definitions of terms including gelstic seizures, generalised seizires and grand mal.

Definitions of terms including hemiplegia, half life and hormones.

Definitions of terms including ictal, infantile spasms and ions.

Definitions of terms including jacksonian seizure, Jamais vu, juvenile myoclonic epilepsy (JME).

Definition of the term ketones, ketosis and ketogenic diet.

Definitions of terms including lobe, licensing and limbic system.

Definitions of terms including menopause, meninges and midazolam.

Definitions of terms including nervous system, neurones and neurotransmitters.

Definitions of terms including oestrogen, optimal therapy and occipital lobes.

Definitions of terms including paediatrician, parietal lobes and photosensitive epilepsy.

There are no epilepsy terms and meanings listed for the letter Q.

Definitions of terms including receptor, reflex epilepsy and risk assessment.

Definitions of terms including seizure, side effects and spinal cord.

Definitions of terms including temporal lobes, testosterone and tonic clonic.

There are no epilepsy terms and meanings listed for the letter U.

Definitions of terms including vagus nerve stimulation and video telemetry.

There are no epilepsy terms and meanings listed for the letter W.

There are no epilepsy terms and meanings listed for the letter X.

There are no epilepsy terms and meanings listed for the letter Y.

There are no epilepsy terms and meanings listed for the letter Z.