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Epilepsies, Myoclonic

Known as: Disorders, Myoclonic Seizure, Seizures, myoclonic, epilepsy myoclonic 
A clinically diverse group of epilepsy syndromes characterized either by myoclonic seizures or by myoclonus in association with other seizure types… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
The POLG gene encodes the mitochondrial DNA polymerase that is responsible for replication of the mitochondrial genome. Mutations… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
INTRODUCTION There are over twenty anti-seizure medications and anti-seizure devices available commercially in the United States… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Although many genes that predispose for epilepsy in humans have been determined, those that underlie the classical syndromes of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Severe myoclonic epilepsy of infancy (SMEI) is a rare disorder that occurs in isolated patients. The disease is characterized by… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Stiripentol is an inhibitor of cytochrome P450 that showed antiepileptic efficacy in severe myoclonic epilepsy in… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Summary: Purpose: In severe myoclonic epilepsy of infancy (SME), multiple drug‐resistant focal and generalized seizure types… Expand
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Hereditary dentatorubral–pallidoluysian atrophy (DRPLA) is an autosomal dominant neurologic disorder characterized by variable… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
MITOCHONDRIAL encephalomyopathies are usually divided into three distinct clinical subgroups: (1) mitochondrial myopathy… Expand
Review
1985
Review
1985
  • D. Janz
  • Acta neurologica Scandinavica
  • 1985
  • Corpus ID: 29713546
ABSTRACT – Juvenile myoclonic epilepsy (JME) is a special syndrome within the primary generalized epilepsies which is… Expand
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
We report on two patients who have a mitochondrial myopathy, encephalopathy, lactic acidosis, and recurrent cerebral insults that… Expand