temporal lobe epilepsy

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Noun1.temporal lobe epilepsy - epilepsy characterized clinically by impairment of consciousness and amnesia for the episode; often involves purposeful movements of the arms and legs and sometimes hallucinations
epilepsy - a disorder of the central nervous system characterized by loss of consciousness and convulsions
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I realize now, though it didn't occur to me then, that I was experiencing the classic symptoms of a temporal lobe seizure.
Although the most common arrhythmia seen in these patients is sinus tachycardia, at least 5%-10% of patients with temporal lobe seizures develop slowing of their heart rate, some to the level of bradycardia and even asystole (Koseoglu et al.
Working to identify a new target for intervention to inhibit temporal lobe seizures