The core Dravet syndrome phenotype

@article{Dravet2011TheCD,
  title={The core Dravet syndrome phenotype},
  author={Charlotte Dravet},
  journal={Epilepsia},
  year={2011},
  volume={52}
}
  • C. Dravet
  • Published 1 April 2011
  • Medicine
  • Epilepsia
Dravet syndrome was described in 1978 by Dravet (1978) under the name of severe myoclonic epilepsy in infancy (SMEI). The characteristics of the syndrome were confirmed and further delineated by other authors over the years. According to the semiologic features, two forms have been individualized: (1) the typical, core, SMEI; and (2) the borderline form, SMEIB, in which the myoclonic component is absent or subtle. Clinical manifestations at the onset, at the steady state, and during the course… 
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