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epileptogenic lesion

an area of tissue damage in the brain that results in epileptic seizures. Epilepsy may result from various brain lesions—for example, head injury, laceration, tumor, or hemorrhage—arising either immediately after the injury or, in some cases, months or years later.

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February 26th 2024

confirmatory research

confirmatory research

research conducted with the aim of testing one or more preexisting hypotheses. Compare exploratory research.