What is the ictal correlate of generalized tonic-clonic seizures?

Updated: May 30, 2019
  • Author: David Y Ko, MD; Chief Editor: Selim R Benbadis, MD  more...
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The ictal correlate of generalized tonic-clonic seizures consists of generalized (bilateral) complexes of spikes or polyspike and slow waves. These epileptiform discharges often have increased amplitude in the frontal regions.


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