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What is an atypical absence seizure?
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In brief: See below:
Generalized seizures, indicating bihemispheric initial involvement both clinically and with eeg.
Characteristics: -less abrupt onset or cessation than typical absence seizures -more pronounced changes in tone -longer duration -age of onset before 5 years -association with other generalized seizure types and mental retardation.

In brief: See below:
Generalized seizures, indicating bihemispheric initial involvement both clinically and with eeg.
Characteristics: -less abrupt onset or cessation than typical absence seizures -more pronounced changes in tone -longer duration -age of onset before 5 years -association with other generalized seizure types and mental retardation.
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
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