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Table 5 Frequency and type of seizure diagnosed

From: High prevalence of epilepsy in two rural onchocerciasis endemic villages in the Mahenge area, Tanzania, after 20 years of community directed treatment with ivermectin

Type of Seizure Frequency %
Generalised tonic-clonic or atonic 94 74.0
Absences 9 7.1
Focal to bilateral tonic-clonic 8 6.3
Focal impaired awareness 3 2.4
Focal aware 2 1.6
Others 11 8.7
Total 127 100.0