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spike-and-wave complex

Generalized synchronous pattern seen on EEG, consisting of a sharply contoured fast wave followed by a slow wave; seen in generalized epilepsy which is characterized by tonic-clonic seizures.

Related Words

electroencephalography (EEG) ; epilepsy ; tonic-clonic seizure