WHAT IS EPILEPSY?

Epilepsies are a group of entirely diverse disorders. What is common to all of them is that seizures occur from time to ...

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DEFINITION

A generally valid definition and one that is applicable to all epileptic seizure forms could be the following: Epileptic ...

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EPILEPTIC SEIZURES

Epileptic seizures are disorders of the brain caused by an increased number of brief electrical discharges of nerve cell ...

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SEIZURE DESCRIPTION

Epileptic seizures can have very diverse manifestations. They can occur without screaming or loss of consciousness, with ...

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EFFECT ON NERVE CELLS

Every nerve cell and every cluster of nerve cells in the brain can become ‘epileptic’, leading to disruption ...

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CAUSES

The expression “epileptic attacks” is a collective designation behind which there can be very diverse disord ...

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PREJUDICES

Epilepsy still belongs to the health disorders that are met with a variety of false perceptions and prejudices by the pu ...

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SUPPORTING PATIENT ORGANISATIONS

At Desitin Pharma Ltd we recognise and support the important work of patient organisations to improve the quality of lif ...

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