Temporolimbic Epilepsy

  • Jeffrey B. Weilburg
  • George B. Murray


Generalized seizures involve both cerebral hemispheres simultaneously and produce convulsions (tonic, clonic, tonic—clonic, or atonic) or periods of absence. Partial seizures involve limited areas of the brain and produce alterations in mood, cognition, perception, sensation, autonomic function, or behavior.


Blood Level Valproic Acid Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Partial Seizure Borderline Personality Disorder 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jeffrey B. Weilburg
    • 1
    • 2
  • George B. Murray
    • 2
  1. 1.Neuropsychiatry Section, Psychopharmacology UnitMassachusetts General HospitalBostonUSA
  2. 2.Department of PsychiatryHarvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA

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