Epilepsy

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Epilepsy Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following seizures descriptions would qualify as epilepsy?
    • A. 

      A seizure that occurred once after a traumatic brain injury

    • B. 

      A seizure that occurred once following a high fever

    • C. 

      Repeated seizures that occur without an immediate cause

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    What type of "brain activity" causes seizures?
    • A. 

      Abnormally low activity

    • B. 

      Abnormally high activity

    • C. 

      Complete lack of activity

    • D. 

      Any of the above can cause a seizure

  • 3. 
    Seizures always involve some type of convulsive involuntary motor symptoms, best exemplified in the grand-mal seizure.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    In order for a partial seizure to be considered a simple partial, which of the following must be retained? (Select all that apply)
    • A. 

      Awareness

    • B. 

      Memory

    • C. 

      Bladder control

    • D. 

      Consciousness

    • E. 

      Unobstructed senses (vision, hearing, tactile, etc)

  • 5. 
    During a complex partial seizure, the patient may experience ________________ such as lip smacking, swallowing, chewing, etc.