CLAE - Canadian League Against Epilepsy

Epilepsies Classification

Epilepsy is more properly known as "the epilepsies", as there are dozens of different seizure disorders and syndromes in the international classification. Most basically, however, epilepsies are classified into either generalized or partial seizures. Partial seizures begin in one place in the brain, called the seizure focus, and affect only part of the brain.

These epilepsies are then sub-classified as:

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