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Epileptic Seizure

An epileptic seizure (colloquially a fit) is a transient symptom of "abnormal excessive or synchronous neuronal activity in the brain". the outward effect can be as dramatic as a wild thrashing movement (tonic-clonic seizure) or as mild as a brief loss of awareness (absence seizure). it can manifest as an alteration in mental state, tonic or clonic movements, convulsions, and various other psychic symptoms.