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Jeavons syndrome

Disease definition

A rare, idiopathic, generalized form of reflex epilepsy characterized by childhood onset, unique seizure manifestations, striking light sensitivity, and possible occurrence of generalized tonic-clonic seizures.

ORPHA:139431

Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • EMEA
    • Eyelid myoclonia with and without absences
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Unknown 
  • Age of onset: Childhood
  • ICD-10: G40.3
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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