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"Myoclonic epilepsy"

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    , the Figi's eventually came to the conclusion that their daughter has a rare brain disorder known as Dravet Syndrome, also known as myoclonic epilepsy of infancy or SMEI, that causes her to have frequentRead more

Myoclonic epilepsy


Myoclonic epilepsy refers to a family of epilepsies that present with myoclonus. When myoclonic jerks are occasionally associated with abnormal brain wave activity, it can be categorized as myoclonic seizure. If the abnormal brain wave activity is persistent and results from ongoing seizures, then a diagnosis of myoclonic epilepsy may be considered.There are two syndromes and several related...More