1) Epilepsy: a condition characterized by recurrent (two or more) epileptic seizures, unprovoked by any immediate identified cause, and 2) “Active” epilepsy: a prevalent case of active epilepsy is defined as a person with epilepsy who has had at least one epileptic seizure in the previous five years, regardless of antiepileptic drug (AED) treatment

    Source: Global Health Data Exchange