focal epilepsy


An epileptic condition in which disturbance in a localized area of cerebral function causes the twitching of a limb, the occurrence of a somatosensory or special sense phenomenon, or a specific disturbance of complex mental functions.cortical epilepsy focal seizure disorder
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