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Epileptic drop attack

Known as: drop seizures, drop attacks, astatic seizure 
Seizures characterized by a sudden loss or diminution of muscle tone, which may be fragmentary, confined to a segment (limb, jaw, head), or massive… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Nodding syndrome is an unexplained illness characterised by head-bobbing spells. The clinical and epidemiological… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Increases in atonic postpartum haemorrhage (PPH) have been reported from several countries in recent years. We attempted to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
PURPOSE In this Argentinean retrospective, collaborative, multicenter study, we examine the efficacy and tolerability of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Summary:  There are eight syndromes currently recognized by the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) that would fit the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Lennox-Gastaut syndrome is an epileptic encephalopathy characterized by multiple seizure types, mental retardation, and a slow… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Auditory and vestibular symptoms and signs are common in patients with migraine, yet little is known about the… Expand
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Review
1995
Review
1995
Lamotrigine is an antiepileptic agent which blocks voltage-dependent sodium channels, thereby preventing excitatory… Expand
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Review
1993
Review
1993
Summary: One of the most challenging areas in nosology is in the field of severe generalized epilepsy of early childhood. This is… Expand
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Review
1992
Review
1992
  • H. Doose
  • Epilepsy research. Supplement
  • 1992
  • Corpus ID: 23964043
Myoclonic-astatic epilepsy (MAE) belongs to the group of epilepsies with primarily generalized seizures as absence epilepsies… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The emotional impact of intractable epilepsy on family members is a neglected topic, with the majority of studies confined to… Expand
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