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Definition

A disorder characterized by recurring generalized seizures in the absence of detectable brain lesions and/or metabolic abnormalities. Seizure types are variable, but include myoclonic seizures, absence seizures, febrile seizures, complex partial seizures, and generalized tonic-clonic seizures.

Acronym

EIG8

Synonyms

Susceptibility to idiopathic generalized epilepsy 8

Keywords

Epilepsy

 
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