Epilepsy & Seizures
Typical absence seizures (previously known as petit mal) are brief (seconds in duration) generalized epileptic seizures of abrupt onset and abrupt termination.
Jul. 12, 2021
Consultant Emeritus in Clinical Neurophysiology and Epilepsy
St Thomas Hospital, London
Editorial Board Member since 2002: Epilepsy
Professional Memoriam: https://www.ilae.org/about-ilae/in-memoriam/in-memoriam-recent-and-archive-deaths/chrysostomos-panayiotopoulos-1938-2020
Dr. Panayiotopoulos of St. Thomas' Hospital had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.