Essay about Seizures

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Rudy Garcia

Kayla Natalie

Tereci Rome

Joshua Bijou

Keysi Coello

Seizures are an uncontrolled condition that electrical activity in the human brain produces convulsion. These provocation may be minor physical symptoms, disturbances, as well as a combination of symptoms together. Seizures can be brought on by head injuries, tumors in the brain, poisoning of business lead, the brain has its own sort of maldevelopement, found in genetics, infections, fever, or illnesses. The types of symptoms and the kind of seizure present in a person depends on in which the abnormality inside the electrical activity takes part in the mind, what is the main cause to that and element in the patient. If it may be that the patients point out of health insurance and the sufferers age. Well as you may know there are many types of seizures. TypeDurationSeizure SymptomsPostictal (post-seizure) Symptoms Deficiency (petit zeichen seizure)2 to 30 secondsStare

Eyes fluttering

Automatisms (such as tasty, picking by clothes, fumbling) if prolongedAmnesia for seizure events No confusion

Immediately resumes activity

Generalized Tonic-Clonic (grand mal)1 to a couple of minutesA cry


Tonicity (rigidity)

Clonicity (jerking)

May possibly have cyanosisAmnesia for seizure events


Absence or perhaps petit inconforme seizures will be when there are tiny turbulence of the head that the brains nerve cellular material communicate with one other and they fire tiny electrical signals. This causes to reduce consciousness that is just about 30 seconds or less and you really don't notice this. It's want it barely took place. A person suffering from shortage seizures just simply will stop speaking or shifting they will be spread out out and stare blankly straight ahead and if a question is asked they simply refuses to answer problem. Absence seizures in a kid are just the fact that child is merely unaware of what is going on. The child may well blink and could stop...