postictal

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Adj.1.postictal - pertaining to the period following a seizure or convulsion; "postictal drowsiness"
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In this point of view, brain resetting, in which dynamics of cortical areas that converged during the preictal and ictal state diverge in the postictal state, may be captured by nonlinear signal analysis and help with understanding of the mechanisms of ictogenesis.
Patients with complicated migraine, conversion reaction, or a postictal state may clinically mimic acute ischemia upon presentation to the emergency room.
He added that for many epilepsy patients, "the postictal state is their only clue that they've had a seizure.
Yet in the elderly the postictal state after complex partial seizures tends to be prolonged.
In the postictal state, she had a mild expressive aphasia, mild right hemiparesis, and diminished sensation over the right side of the face.