SOLUTIONS TO EXERCISES, LESSON 4
A chronic, neurologic disease marked by sudden loss of consciousness and
frequently by convulsions. (para 4-2)
Seizure refers to a convulsion or an attack of epilepsy.
New and abnormal formations of tissue such as a tumor or growth.
Stopping of motor activity.
Loss of muscle tone. (para 4-3a)
Postictal phase. (paras 4-3c(1) through (4))
Grand mal status epilepticus.
DO NOT cram anything in the person's mouth.
DO NOT restrain the person.
DO NOT leave him alone.
DO NOT give him drugs. (paras 4-4b(1) through (8))
An electroencephalogram (EEG).
End of Lesson 4