Epilepsy & Seizures
Generalized onset tonic seizures
Generalized onset tonic seizures are epileptic seizures of mainly severe epilepsies of neonates, infants, and children with learning difficulties who also suffer from frequent seizures of other types. They manifest with abrupt onset and termination of sustained increase in muscle contraction, usually lasting a few seconds to 1 minute. Lennox-Gastaut syndrome is the prototype disorder of generalized onset tonic seizures.
Apr. 26, 2021