• synonyms


  1. Epileptoid.
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Examples from the Web for epileptiform

Historical Examples

  • Now tell me about Sir Dioscorides Nayler and the epileptiform disorders.

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    William de Morgan

  • The epileptiform habit is but rarely transmitted to progeny.

  • Schupfer has recorded cases of family myoclonus with epileptiform attacks.

  • These epileptiform seizures seem to have continued more or less for twelve days, and then ceased.

  • The pupils were contracted, and there were epileptiform convulsions, succeeded by stertorous breathing.