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AWARE SEIZURE

Awareness during a seizure is defined as the patient being fully aware of themself and their environment throughout the seizure, even if immobile. If awareness is preserved, the seizure is a focal aware seizure. Previously this seizure type was known as a 'simple partial seizure'. The seizure may also be classified using other motor or non-motor onset features, for example it might be a focal aware sensory seizure, a focal aware motor seizure.

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