epilepsia minor

Definitions of epilepsia minor
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n epilepsy characterized by paroxysmal attacks of brief clouding of consciousness (and possibly other abnormalities)

Synonyms:
petit mal, petit mal epilepsy
Type of:
epilepsy
a disorder of the central nervous system characterized by loss of consciousness and convulsions

n a seizure of short duration characterized by momentary unconsciousness and local muscle spasms or twitching

Synonyms:
petit mal
Type of:
epileptic seizure
convulsions accompanied by impaired consciousness

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