Seizure Types & Symptoms Cheat Sheet - NCLEX Quiz
The different types of generalized seizures are: absence seizures (formerly known as petit mal) tonic-clonic or convulsive seizures (formerly known as grand mal) atonic seizures (also known as drop attacks) clonic seizures. tonic seizures. myoclonic seizures.
Epilepsy: Facts, Statistics, and You
Epilepsy is a disorder caused by unusual nerve cell activity in the brain. Each year, about 150,000 Americans are diagnosed with this central nervous system disorder that causes seizures. One in 26 people will be diagnosed with it. We give you the facts, statistics, and other info that's important to you.
Focal Onset Aware Seizures (simple partial seizures)
Focal onset aware seizures may result from head or brain injury. For more information, visit the Epilepsy Foundation online.