epileptogenic zone

n.

A cortical region of the brain that, when stimulated, produces spontaneous seizure or aura.

Nearby words

  1. epilemma,
  2. epilepsy,
  3. epileptic,
  4. epileptiform,
  5. epileptogenic,
  6. epileptoid,
  7. epilimnion,
  8. epilithic,
  9. epilogue,
  10. epimandibular


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