"Epilepsy, Temporal Lobe" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A localization-related (focal) form of epilepsy characterized by recurrent seizures that arise from foci within the TEMPORAL LOBE, most commonly from its mesial aspect. A wide variety of psychic phenomena may be associated, including illusions, hallucinations, dyscognitive states, and affective experiences. The majority of complex partial seizures (see EPILEPSY, COMPLEX PARTIAL) originate from the temporal lobes. Temporal lobe seizures may be classified by etiology as cryptogenic, familial, or symptomatic. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p321).
|Epilepsy, Temporal Lobe
- Epilepsy, Temporal Lobe
- Epilepsies, Temporal Lobe
- Temporal Lobe Epilepsies
- Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
- Epilepsy, Uncinate
- Epilepsies, Uncinate
- Uncinate Epilepsies
- Uncinate Epilepsy
Epilepsy, Lateral Temporal
- Epilepsy, Lateral Temporal
- Epilepsies, Lateral Temporal
- Lateral Temporal Epilepsies
- Lateral Temporal Epilepsy
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