What are the common names for Seizure Disorders?
Children with seizure disorders
Convulsion, Non Epileptic
Generalized Tonic-Clonic Seizure
Generalized clonic-tonic seizures
Generalized tonic clonic seizures
Generalized tonic-clonic seizures
Generalized tonic-clonic seizures (GTCS)
KRAMPEANFALL/KRAMPER EPILEPSI N88
SEIZURE GRAND MAL
Seizure(s) Grand Mal
Seizures, Tonic Clonic
Seizures, generalized tonic-clonic
Tonic - clonic seizures
grand mal seizure
What is the definition of Seizure Disorders?
the most dramatic type of seizure, characterized by tonic and clonic contraction of most skeletal muscles.
What type of doctors treat Seizure Disorders?
Neurologist (brain, nervous system)
Clinical Neurophysiology is a subspecialty with psychiatric or neurologic expertise in the diagnosis and management of central, peripheral, and autonomic nervous system disorders using combined clinical evaluation and electrophysiologic testing such as electroencephalography (EEG), electromyography (EMG), and nerve conduction studies (NCS).
A Neurologist specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases or impaired function of the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, muscles, autonomic nervous system, and blood vessels that relate to these structures.
Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology
A Child Neurologist specializes in neurology with special skills in diagnosis and treatment of neurologic disorders of the neonatal period, infancy, early childhood, and adolescence.
A pediatrician is concerned with the physical, emotional and social health of children from birth to young adulthood. Care encompasses a broad spectrum of health services ranging from preventive healthcare to the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic diseases. A pediatrician deals with biological, social and environmental influences on the developing child, and with the impact of disease and dysfunction on development.