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Familial temporal lobe epilepsy

Disease definition

A rare, genetic epilepsy characterized by mostly benign simple or complex partial seizures with autonomic or psychic auras. Seizures occur infrequently, are of short duration and are usually well controlled with medication. Development and cognition are normal.

ORPHA:98819

  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: -
  • Inheritance: -
  • Age of onset: -
  • ICD-10: G40.2
  • OMIM: 608096  611631
  • UMLS: C1842564
  • MeSH: C536956
  • GARD: 5135
  • MedDRA: -

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