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ALLMedicine™ Absence Seizures Center

Research & Reviews  297 results

Prolongation of absence seizures and changes in serotonergic and dopaminergic neurotran...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pbb.2021.173317
Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior; Tugba EK, Medine GIO et. al.

Jan 3rd, 2022 - Basal ganglia structures play an important role in the pathophysiology of absence epilepsy, known as remote control of absence seizures. We examined the role of the nigrostriatal dopaminergic pathway in absence epilepsy through behavioral and elec...

SYNGAP1-related developmental and epileptic encephalopathy: The impact on daily life.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2021.108500
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Lo Barco T, De Gaetano L et. al.

Dec 27th, 2021 - SYNGAP1-developmental and epileptic encephalopathy (SYNGAP1-DEE) has been recently featured as a distinct genetic disease characterized by global psychomotor delay mainly involving language, moderate-to-severe cognitive impairment, autism spectrum...

The orexin system: a potential player in the pathophysiology of absence epilepsy?
https://doi.org/10.2174/1570159X19666211215122833
Current Neuropharmacology; Celli R, Luijtelaar GV

Dec 17th, 2021 - Absence epilepsy is characterized by the presence of spike-and-wave discharges (SWDs) at the EEG generated within the cortico-thalamo-cortical circuit. The molecular mechanisms involved in the pathophysiology of absence epilepsy are only partially...

Absence seizures during sleep in childhood absence epilepsy: A sign of drug resistance?
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.braindev.2021.11.008
Brain & Development; Chen J, Liu P et. al.

Dec 14th, 2021 - Childhood absence epilepsy (CAE) is a common pediatric epilepsy syndrome. It is characterized by typical absence seizures and a highly recognizable electroencephalography (EEG) pattern. But little is known about absence seizures during sleep. A 7-...

Detecting Absence Seizures Using Eye Tracking
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04439656

Dec 8th, 2021 - Seizures can be difficult to detect outside of the hospital even with careful observation by a caregiver. EEG is the best method that we have to detect seizures- but it is uncomfortable for long term use outside of the hospital. The goal of this s...

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Drugs  345 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  6 results

Detecting Absence Seizures Using Eye Tracking
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04439656

Dec 8th, 2021 - Seizures can be difficult to detect outside of the hospital even with careful observation by a caregiver. EEG is the best method that we have to detect seizures- but it is uncomfortable for long term use outside of the hospital. The goal of this s...

The Pattern of Pediatric Seizures at Al-Arish Central Hospital - North Sinai
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03374384

Nov 26th, 2019 - A seizure or convulsion is a paroxysmal, time-limited change in motor activity and/or behavior that results from abnormal electrical activity in the brain . The International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) and the International Bureau for Epilepsy...

Magnetoencephalography in Absence Seizures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00884351

Jul 2nd, 2017 - Objective: This protocol will test the hypothesis that the 3-Hz spike-wave discharges seen in absence epilepsy originate in the thalamus. We will use an emerging modality, magnetoencephalograpy (MEG), to test this hypothesis. Study Population: 33 ...

Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation, Treatment of Childhood Drug-Resistant Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome, A Pilot Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02731300

Jun 29th, 2016 - Participant recruitment and informed consent Study participants were recruited via advertisement at the pediatric outpatient department, Srinagarind Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Thailand. The study procedures were described...

Why Are Patients With Absence Seizures Absent? A Brain Imaging Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00393666

Jan 26th, 2016 - The fundamental mechanisms of altered brain function and impaired attention in childhood absence epilepsy (CAE) are not known. Absence seizures consist of brief 5-10 seconds episodes of unresponsiveness, associated with a 3-4 Hz "spike-wave" disch...

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News  16 results

Off to College: Safe to Stop His Antiepileptic Drug?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/926980_2

Mar 23rd, 2020 - My Take on Deprescribing Antiepileptic Drugs Records from the patient's workup 5 years earlier and the last clinic note from neurology, dated 2 years earlier, are available. At that time, the neurologist recommended continuing his treatment. Befor...

Unusual effects of common antibiotics
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/197475/infectious-diseases/unusual-effects-common-antibiotics?channel=133
Maria Elena Ruiz, MD, Glenn W. Wortmann, MD

Apr 1st, 2019 - A 60-year-old man is admitted for respiratory failure following a massive myocardial infarction. He develops ventilator-associated pneumonia and is treated with cefepime and vancomycin.

How Often Are Staring Spells Seizures?
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/192046/epilepsy-seizures/how-often-are-staring-spells-seizures/page/0/1

Jan 4th, 2019 - Approximately 50% were referred by an emergency department, 48% by a primary care physician, and 2% by an urgent care clinic. Of the 62 cases that turned out to be nonepileptic events, about 61% were referred by primary care physicians.

How Often Are Staring Spells Seizures?
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/epilepsyresourcecenter/article/192046/epilepsy-seizures/how-often-are-staring
Jake Remaly

Jan 4th, 2019 - CHICAGO—About half of staring spells referred to a new-onset seizure (NOS) clinic turn out to be epileptic seizures, according to a retrospective chart review presented at the 47th Annual Meeting of the Child Neurology Society. Dr.

Epilepsy: Osmosis Study Video
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/881523

Jul 21st, 2017 - What is Epilepsy? Epilepsy is a condition characterized by recurrent and unpredictable seizures. Seizures are characterized by groups of neurons being activated simultaneously, leading to both outward symptoms like muscle jerking and convulsions, ...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →