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Disease Epilepsy, Rolandic

Name Epilepsy, Rolandic
Synonyms BCECTS | BECTS | Benign Childhood Epilepsy With Centro Temporal Spikes | Benign Childhood Epilepsy With Centro-Temporal Spikes | Benign Epilepsy Of Childhood With Centrotemporal Spikes | Benign Epilepsy With Centrotemporal Spikes | Benign Rolandic Epilepsy | Benign Rolandic Epilepsy of Childhood | Centralopathic Epilepsies | Centralopathic Epilepsy | Centrotemporal Epilepsies | Centrotemporal Epilepsy | ECT | Epilepsies, Centralopathic | Epilepsies, Centrotemporal | Epilepsies, Rolandic | Epilepsy, Benign Rolandic | Epilepsy, Centralopathic | Epilepsy, Centrotemporal | Epilepsy, Rolands | Epilepsy, Sylvian | Rolandic Epilepsies | Rolandic Epilepsy | Rolandic Epilepsy, Benign | Rolands Epilepsy | Sylvian Epilepsy | Temporal-Central Focal Epilepsy
Definition An autosomal dominant inherited partial epilepsy syndrome with onset between age 3 and 13 years. Seizures are characterized by PARESTHESIA and tonic or clonic activity of the lower face associated with drooling and dysarthria. In most cases, affected children are neurologically and developmentally normal. (From Epilepsia 1998 39;Suppl 4:S32-S41)
Categories Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D019305
OMIM® ID 117100
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DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Epilepsy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Epilepsies, Partial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Epilepsy, Rolandic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Epilepsy, Rolandic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Epilepsy, rolandic with paroxysmal exercise-induced dystonia and writer's cramp
  Rolandic Epilepsy, Mental Retardation, And Speech Dyspraxia, Autosomal Dominant
  Rolandic Epilepsy, Mental Retardation, and Speech Dyspraxia, X-Linked Has associated chemicals Has associated genes