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synonyms for epilepsy

  • contraction
  • cramp
  • paroxysm
  • seizure
  • tremor
  • attack
  • contortion
  • fit
  • throe
  • algospasm

antonyms for epilepsy

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How to use epilepsy in a sentence

The condition can be present at birth, but people can develop epilepsy over the course of their lifetime, as Ruppert did.
A JOURNALIST HAD A SEIZURE WHILE PLAYING ‘CYBERPUNK 2077.’ THEN SHE HELPED CHANGE THE GAME.ELISE FAVISDECEMBER 31, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Under this law, private companies have been able to bring patients hundreds of treatments—including the epilepsy drug Lyrica, the ovarian and breast cancer therapy Taxol, and the multiple sclerosis medication Tcelna.
WHY WE SHOULDN’T GIVE UP ON BIPARTISANSHIP, EVEN NOWJAKEMETHNOVEMBER 3, 2020FORTUNE
I’ve made an application to self-quarantine on the basis of epilepsy.
CRIME, CORONA, COPPER AND TROUBLE IN ZAMBIAEUGENE ROBINSONOCTOBER 30, 2020OZY
However, looking ahead, the study is a sure-footed step towards transforming a powerful research technology into a clinical therapy that could potentially help people with neurological problems, such as depression or epilepsy.
SCIENTISTS FOUND A NEW WAY TO CONTROL THE BRAIN WITH LIGHT—NO SURGERY REQUIREDSHELLY FANOCTOBER 13, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
The heart of Mo-DBRS’s brain recording and stimulation setup is a medical device called NeuroPace, which is often implanted inside the skull to help epilepsy patients control their seizures.
WANT TO DECODE THE HUMAN BRAIN? THERE’S A NEW SYSTEM FOR THAT, AND IT’S PRETTY WILDSHELLY FANSEPTEMBER 22, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
For the brain, VNS is approved by the US Food and Drug Administration for various conditions, including epilepsy and depression that hasn’t responded to normal pharmaceutical treatments.
WE NEED NEW, SAFER WAYS TO TREAT PAIN. COULD ELECTROACUPUNCTURE BE ONE?SHELLY FANAUGUST 18, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
Results from the challenge, when further explored, could potentially revolutionize epilepsy monitoring for patients at home.
HOW A CROWDSOURCING CHALLENGE TURBOCHARGED BRAIN RESEARCH DURING LOCKDOWNSHELLY FANJUNE 2, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
This indicates that cases of epilepsy comparatively rarely come under observation after the age of forty.
A STATISTICAL INQUIRY INTO THE NATURE AND TREATMENT OF EPILEPSYALEXANDER HUGHES BENNETT
No family history of epilepsy, insanity, nervous or other hereditary disorders in 59 per cent.
A STATISTICAL INQUIRY INTO THE NATURE AND TREATMENT OF EPILEPSYALEXANDER HUGHES BENNETT
The clinical aspects of epilepsy are especially difficult to investigate with exactitude.
A STATISTICAL INQUIRY INTO THE NATURE AND TREATMENT OF EPILEPSYALEXANDER HUGHES BENNETT
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WORDS RELATED TO EPILEPSY

  • algospasm
  • attack
  • contortion
  • contraction
  • cramp
  • epilepsy
  • fit
  • paroxysm
  • seizure
  • throe
  • tremor
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.