Seizure Types

Seizure TypesThere are many different types of seizures. People may experience just one type or more than one. The kind of seizure a person has depends on which part and how much of the brain is affected by the electrical disturbance that produces seizures. Experts divide seizures into:

Generalized Seizures (absence, atonic, tonic-clonic, myoclonic)

Partial Seizures (simple and complex)

Nonepileptic Seizures

Status Epilepticus