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An epileptic seizure is the body and brain's response to sudden
bursts of abnormal electrical activity in the brain. A partial seizure is an
epileptic seizure that begins in a distinct part of the brain.
There are three types of partial seizures:
Partial seizures are the most common type of seizure in adults.
They can often be controlled with medicine or surgery.
August 26, 2011
Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics & Steven C. Schachter, MD - Neurology
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