Sporadic major hyperekplexia in neonates and infants: clinical manifestations and outcome.

@article{Shahar2004SporadicMH,
  title={Sporadic major hyperekplexia in neonates and infants: clinical manifestations and outcome.},
  author={Eli Shahar and Ravit Raviv},
  journal={Pediatric neurology},
  year={2004},
  volume={31 1},
  pages={30-4}
}
The aim of the present study is to report on the syndrome of sporadic major hyperekplexia during the neonatal period and early infancy, diagnosed in 39 patients at an average age of 3.3 months, the most severely affected during the first month of life. The patients mainly presented with marked irritability and recurrent startles in response to handling or… CONTINUE READING