Specializing in Canine and Feline 
Neurology and Neurosurgery since 1986

generalized seizure

Seizure that affects both cerebral hemispheres simultaneously and causes unconsciousness at the outset.  There are two types: absence/petit mal or tonic-clonic/grand mal.

Related Words

absence seizure ; cerebral hemisphere ; grand mal seizure ; petit mal seizure ; seizure ; tonic-clonic seizure