mesial : Definition, Usages, News and More
- a being in or directed toward the midline or mesial plane of the body
News & Articles
- Study Identifies Pediatric Patients Most Likely to Have Long-term Damage from Prolonged Seizures
A long-standing hypothesis holds that prolonged febrile (fever induced) seizures (PFS), the most common form of childhood convulsive status epilepticus (CSE), cause mesial temporal sclerosis (MTS). CSE is a single seizure, or to or more seizures between which consciousness is not regained, lasting for more than 30 minutes. In MTS there is a loss of neurons and scarring of a key brain structure ...
Dec. 8, 2013 - Newswise