Limbic seizures produced by pilocarpine in rats: behavioural, electroencephalographic and neuropathological study.

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Behavioural, electroencephalographic and neuropathological responses to increasing doses of pilocarpine (100-400 mg/kg) administered intraperitoneally to rats were studied. At the dose of 400 mg/kg pilocarpine produced a sequence of behavioural alterations including staring spells, olfactory and gustatory automatisms and motor limbic seizures that developed… (More)

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@article{Turski1983LimbicSP, title={Limbic seizures produced by pilocarpine in rats: behavioural, electroencephalographic and neuropathological study.}, author={Waldemar Andrzej Turski and Esper Abr{\~a}o Cavalheiro and Monika M. Schwarz and Stanisław Jerzy Czuczwar and Zdzisław Kleinrok and Lechoslaw Turski}, journal={Behavioural brain research}, year={1983}, volume={9 3}, pages={315-35} }