petit mal seizure

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pet·it mal seizure

 (pĕt′ē mäl′, măl′)
[French petit mal : petit, small + mal, illness.]
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She was treated with DHPP tautode in a 30C potency, and in the 6 months before I lost her as a patient because of moving, she had only had one petit mal seizure.
I had a really good doctor back in 1993, and I was diagnosed with petit mal seizure disorder and left temporal lobe swelling, which I knew a lot of artists had had.
Some dogs have petit mal seizures or psychomotor seizures with only part of the body involved.