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Seizures, Clonic

Known as: Clonic convulsions, Clonic Convulsion, Convulsion, Clonic 
A convulsion marked by alternating contracting and relaxing of the muscles.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2013
Review
2013
The purpose of this report was to update the 2006 International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) report and identify the level of… Expand
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Generalized tonic-clonic seizures are among the most dramatic physiological events in the nervous system. The brain regions… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Summary:  Purpose: Animal studies and sporadic case reports in human subjects have suggested that intermittent electrical… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
A group of infant onset epilepsies manifest very frequent generalized tonic-clonic seizures (GTC) intractable to medical therapy… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Summary: Purpose: To determine the long‐term efficacy of vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) for refractory seizures. VNS is a new… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND Valproate is approved for use primarily in patients with absence seizures, but the drug has a broad spectrum of… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
We conducted a 10-center, double-blind trial to compare the efficacy and toxicity of four antiepileptic drugs in the treatment of… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Behavioural, histopathological and neurochemical changes induced by systemic injection of kainic acid (10 mg/kg, s.c.) were… Expand
Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
Abstract Brief bursts of nonpolarizing electrical brain stimulation were presented once each day at constant intensity. At first… Expand
Highly Cited
1957
Highly Cited
1957
A method has been described for the study of the central effects produced by the intracerebral injection of drugs in the… Expand