17q21.31 microdeletion associated with infantile spasms.

  • Carter D Wray
  • Published 2013 in European journal of medical genetics


Patients with 17q21.31 microdeletions frequently have neurologic abnormalities, especially seizures. This report is of a child with a deletion in this location who developed infantile spasms, a seizure type not specifically described in this syndrome. FISH analysis of parental blood metaphases demonstrated that the deletions occurred de novo. The deleted… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejmg.2012.10.011


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@article{Wray201317q2131MA, title={17q21.31 microdeletion associated with infantile spasms.}, author={Carter D Wray}, journal={European journal of medical genetics}, year={2013}, volume={56 1}, pages={59-61} }