Seizures (Seizure)

Clinical or subclinical disturbances of cortical function due to a sudden, abnormal, excessive, and disorganized discharge of brain cells. Clinical manifestations include abnormal motor, sensory and psychic phenomena. Recurrent seizures are usually referred to as EPILEPSY or "seizure disorder."
Also Known As:
Seizure; Convulsions; Convulsion; Tonic-Clonic Seizure; Focal Seizures; Jacksonian Seizure; Clonic Seizure; Tonic Seizure; Tonic-Clonic Seizures; Convulsion, Non-Epileptic; Seizures, Auditory; Seizures, Clonic; Seizures, Gustatory; Seizures, Olfactory; Seizures, Somatosensory; Seizures, Tonic; Seizures, Tonic-Clonic; Seizures, Vertiginous; Seizures, Vestibular; Seizures, Visual; Auditory Seizure; Auditory Seizures; Clonic Seizures; Convulsion, Non Epileptic; Convulsions, Non-Epileptic; Convulsive Seizure; Focal Seizure; Generalized Seizure; Generalized Seizures; Gustatory Seizure; Gustatory Seizures; Motor Seizure; Motor Seizures; Non-Epileptic Convulsion; Non-Epileptic Convulsions; Olfactory Seizure; Olfactory Seizures; Seizure, Auditory; Seizure, Clonic; Seizure, Convulsive; Seizure, Focal; Seizure, Generalized; Seizure, Gustatory; Seizure, Jacksonian; Seizure, Motor; Seizure, Olfactory; Seizure, Sensory; Seizure, Somatosensory; Seizure, Tonic; Seizure, Tonic-Clonic; Seizure, Vertiginous; Seizure, Vestibular; Seizure, Visual; Seizures, Tonic Clonic; Sensory Seizure; Sensory Seizures; Somatosensory Seizure; Somatosensory Seizures; Tonic Seizures; Vertiginous Seizure; Vertiginous Seizures; Vestibular Seizure; Vestibular Seizures; Visual Seizure; Visual Seizures; Convulsive Seizures; Seizures, Convulsive; Seizures, Focal; Seizures, Generalized; Seizures, Motor; Seizures, Sensory
Networked: 39136 relevant articles (3076 outcomes, 4785 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Seizures (Seizure)
2. Epilepsy (Aura)
3. Status Epilepticus (Complex Partial Status Epilepticus)
4. Partial Epilepsies (Epilepsy, Partial)
5. Absence Epilepsy (Absence Seizure)


1. Luszczki, Jarogniew J: 85 articles (02/2016 - 04/2003)
2. Czuczwar, Stanisław J: 84 articles (07/2015 - 01/2002)
3. Löscher, Wolfgang: 72 articles (12/2015 - 01/2002)
4. Holmes, Gregory L: 70 articles (06/2015 - 01/2002)
5. Czuczwar, Stanislaw J: 60 articles (01/2015 - 06/2002)
6. Dehpour, Ahmad Reza: 55 articles (12/2015 - 01/2002)
7. White, H Steve: 52 articles (08/2015 - 02/2002)
8. Henshall, David C: 51 articles (11/2015 - 07/2002)
9. Devinsky, Orrin: 47 articles (10/2015 - 01/2002)
10. Vezzani, Annamaria: 46 articles (10/2015 - 01/2002)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Seizures:
1. Anticonvulsants (Antiepileptic Drugs)IBA
2. Pentylenetetrazole (Metrazol)IBA
3. Valproic Acid (Valproate, Semisodium)FDA LinkGeneric
4. Carbamazepine (Tegretol)FDA LinkGeneric
5. Diazepam (Valium)FDA LinkGeneric
6. Phenytoin (Dilantin)FDA LinkGeneric
7. Phenobarbital (Luminal)FDA Link
8. etiracetam (levetiracetam)FDA LinkGeneric
9. lamotrigine (Lamictal)FDA LinkGeneric
10. topiramate (Topamax)FDA LinkGeneric

Therapies and Procedures

1. Ketogenic Diet
2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
3. Hemispherectomy
4. Vagus Nerve Stimulation
5. Electrodes (Electrode)