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Zone

1. See: Free trade zone.

2. In marketing, an area that a single sales representative or team of sales representatives are assigned to cover. A sales representative whose zone is, for example, Oklahoma, is not allowed to try to sell products in Texas and vice versa. This helps prevents sales reps from competing with each other for commissions.
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Mosher et al., "A fingerprint of the epileptogenic zone in human epilepsies," Brain, vol.
Data gathered from the noninvasive work-up will be used as a guide to placement and to ensure that the suspected epileptogenic zone is covered.[1,9]
The ECoG was recorded for 3-14 days constantly in order to acquire at least three seizures to orient the epileptogenic zone. The data were visually inspected, and channels with artifacts were removed.
A number of different testing modalities are used since successful epilepsy surgery depends on correct delineation and removal of the epileptogenic zone, which may be larger than the abnormality that appears on the MRI.
The goal of screening is to determine, as noninvasively as possible, if a person has a single, resectable epileptogenic zone. If the epileptogenic zone is definable, the surgical cure rate is 20%-30%, but "there is probably a higher percentage who have a decrease in seizures," he said.
Forty-six patients were treated by lesionectomy + hemosiderin rim while the other six were treated by lesionectomy + hemosiderin rim along with extended epileptogenic zone resection.