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Temporal lobe epilepsy

Definition

noun

A medical condition of recurrent partial seizures, characterized by a temporary loss of consciousness and memory of the episode and sudden distorted emotions and behaviours, and caused by a lesion or disorder to the temporal lobe of the brain.


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Symptoms include abnormal intense feeling of fear, joy, anger, etc., hallucinations, strong sense of deja vu, lip movements, and uncontrolled muscle contractions (rare).


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The selective advantage of God

... regarding the possibility of humans with temporal lobe epilepsy having some sort of advantage over people without through ...

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by javaxcore
Thu Jul 18, 2013 12:03 pm
 
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Re: Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... was on a hormone treatment and started having TEMPORAL LOBE SEIZURES. They started with an aura like a migraine ... it checked out. Supposedly I am prone to temporal lobe epilepsy and I think it is linked to the tingling sensations ...

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by mschrissy84
Fri Oct 26, 2012 6:14 pm
 
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Familial Action Tremors

... don't ask your friend as 'Epileptic'. Because Epilepsy patients are as normal as others, except ... They need mental strenght. TLE or Temporal Lobe Epilepsy is often known as Partial seizure/Complex ...

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by Why,Why not
Fri Mar 23, 2007 6:58 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Familial Action Tremors
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Familial Action Tremors

... don't ask your friend as 'Epileptic'. Because Epilepsy patients are as normal as others, except ... They need mental strenght. TLE or Temporal Lobe Epilepsy is often known as Partial seizure/Complex ...

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by dipjyoti
Thu Mar 08, 2007 8:58 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Familial Action Tremors
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Familial Action Tremors

... it. I have a friend who is epileptic, she has temporal lobe epilepsy. It was injury indused. It seems to be getting better though. ...

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by Why,Why not
Thu Mar 08, 2007 4:46 am
 
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Topic: Familial Action Tremors
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