One of the major causes of nocturnal seizures in adults is autosomal dominant nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy, states Mayo Clinic. This is a rare genetic condition, but people with a parent that has it have a 50 percent ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

The frequency of pain associated with seizures is very low, between 0.3 percent and 2.8 percent, although some individuals experience significant central pain as a result of focal seizures, according to the National Inst... More » Health Vision

Syncope and seizure are two different medical conditions that can sometimes occur simultaneously, according to the American Heart Association. Syncope, also known as fainting, is a temporary loss of muscle control and co... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

In children and adults, symptoms of cytomegalovirus infection include fever, diarrhea, seizures, pneumonia and ulcers, states Mayo Clinic. Additional symptoms can be hepatitis, encephalitis, behavioral changes, coma and ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Possible causes of seizures in children include epilepsy, head injuries or diseases, according to Boston Children's Hospital. However, most childhood seizures have no apparent cause and do not create long-lasting problem... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

The most common symptom of epilepsy is seizures, which can affect any area of the body and any process that the brain coordinates, according to the Mayo Clinic. Types of seizures include sudden jerking of the arms or leg... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Some causes of seizures in older cats are acute poisoning, head injuries, stroke, metabolic disorders and epilepsy, states WebMD. Kidney and liver failure can also cause seizures. Bee sting reactions and fainting related... More » Pets & Animals Pets Cats