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Autosomal dominant epilepsy with auditory features

Disease definition

A rare, genetic, familial partial epilepsy disease characterized by focal seizures associated with prominent ictal auditory symptoms, and/or receptive aphasia, presenting in two or more family members and having a relatively benign evolution.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • ADEAF
    • ADLTE
    • ADPEAF
    • Autosomal dominant lateral temporal lobe epilepsy
    • Partial epilepsy with auditory aura
    • Partial epilepsy with auditory features
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant 
  • Age of onset: Childhood, Adolescent, Adult
  • ICD-10: G40.0
  • OMIM: 600512  616436  616461
  • UMLS: C1838062
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 2257
  • MedDRA: -

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