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Descriptor in English: Kindling, Neurologic
Descriptor in Spanish: Excitación Neurológica
Descriptor in Portuguese: Excitação Neurológica
Descriptor in French: Embrasement
Entry term(s): Kindlings, Neurologic
Neurologic Kindling
Neurologic Kindlings
Tree number(s): G11.561.484
Scope note: The repeated weak excitation of brain structures, that progressively increases sensitivity to the same stimulation. Over time, this can lower the threshold required to trigger seizures.
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
ES ethics
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
PA pathology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
History Note: 2007(1982)
See also the descriptors: Seizures MeSH
DeCS UI: 7871
Descriptor UI: D007696
Date Established: 1982/01/01
Date of Entry: 1981/02/24
Revision Date: 2016/06/23
Kindling, Neurologic - Preferred
Concept UI M0012039
Scope note The repeated weak excitation of brain structures, that progressively increases sensitivity to the same stimulation. Over time, this can lower the threshold required to trigger seizures.
Preferred term Kindling, Neurologic
Entry term(s) Kindlings, Neurologic
Neurologic Kindling
Neurologic Kindlings



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