~ EPILEPSY id+ | RECURRENT CONVULSIONS |
implies INVOLUNTARY MOVEMENTS thus
id+ | SEIZE SEIZURE |
gr EPILEPSIS or
EPILAMBANEIN = TO SEIZE
KATA implies "CUT AWAY or TO SEPARATE"
APO implies "FROM"
PLESSEIN to STRIKE as per "STROKE"
med> BOTH EPILEPSY APOPLEXY and CATALEPSY
SEPARATE or CUT-OFF CONSCIOUSNESS
med> EPILEPSY includes AN ATTACK OF CONVULSIONS
med> CATALEPSY includes AN ATTACK OF RIGIDITY
med> APOPLEXY includes signs of a CEREBRAL STROKE
med> EPILEPTIC SEIZURES or CONVULTIONS may be associated with
PRODROMES or PREMONITORY SYMPTOMS or an AURA
note AURORA for SUNRISE or a PRODROME of DAYLIGHT
sug> see> CATA
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