Seizures are divided into two major groups – depending on where they begin in the brain:
- Generalized seizures – Unlike partial seizures, generalized seizures seem to begin everywhere in the brain at once. Types of generalized seizures include:
- Partial seizures – Also called “focal” or “local” seizures, partial seizures begin in one location of the brain
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