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"Seizures" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Clinical or subclinical disturbances of cortical function due to a sudden, abnormal, excessive, and disorganized discharge of brain cells. Clinical manifestations include abnormal motor, sensory and psychic phenomena. Recurrent seizures are usually referred to as EPILEPSY or "seizure disorder."

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Seizures" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Seizures" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 1559 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 136 publications in 2021
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