January 2009
Epilepsy A to Z: A Concise Encyclopedia;2009, p105
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An encyclopedia entry for "EEG (electroencephalography)" is presented. It states that EEG has played a significant role in the evaluation of seizures and is composed of an amplified electrical signal derived from cerebral neuronal activity. It notes that EEG also offers information on the classification of the seizure type and syndrome as well as the characterization of seizures for the purposes of epilepsy surgery.


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