Childhood Absence Epilepsy

Known as: Epilepsy, Childhood Absence, Absence Seizure, Absence Epilepsy, Childhood 
A childhood seizure disorder characterized by rhythmic electrical brain discharges of generalized onset. Clinical features include a sudden cessation… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE Evidence for a poor psychiatric, social, and vocational adult outcome in childhood absence epilepsy (CAE) suggests long… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Mutations in the GABA(A) receptor gamma2 subunit are associated with childhood absence epilepsy and febrile seizures. To… (More)
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2006
2006
PURPOSE Patients with childhood absence epilepsy (CAE) have normal clinical magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) studies. The… (More)
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2005
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2005
The International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) and the International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE) have come to consensus… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Childhood absence epilepsy (CAE) is a type of generalized epilepsy observed in 2-10% of epileptic children. In a recent study by… (More)
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2003
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2003
Hyperpolarization-activated cation (HCN) channels are believed to be involved in the generation of cardiac pacemaker… (More)
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2002
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2002
CONTEXT Missense mutations in the GABRG2 gene, which encodes the gamma 2 subunit of central nervous gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Absence seizures are the most pure form of generalized epilepsy. They are characterized in the electroencephalogram by widespread… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Epilepsies affect at least 2% of the population at some time in life, and many forms have genetic determinants. We have found a… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Epilepsies affect at least 2% of the population at some time in life, and many forms have genetic determinants. We have found a… (More)
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