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ALLMedicine™ Absence Seizures Center

Research & Reviews  691 results

Jerking during absences: video-EEG and polygraphy of epileptic myoclonus associated wit...
https://doi.org/10.1684/epd.2021.1240
Epileptic Disorders : International Epilepsy Journal With... Aoun MA, Eisermann M et. al.

Feb 26th, 2021 - Epileptic myoclonus (EM) is reported in many paediatric epilepsies from neonatal period to adolescence. Myoclonus can be the only seizure type or may occur among others, independently or in combination as a single ictal event. We report two childr...

Ethosuximide, sodium valproate or lamotrigine for absence seizures in children and adol...
https://doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD003032.pub5
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; Brigo F, Igwe SC et. al.

Jan 21st, 2021 - This is an updated version of the Cochrane Review previously published in 2019. Absence seizures (AS) are brief epileptic seizures which present in childhood and adolescence. Depending on clinical features and electroencephalogram (EEG) findings t...

CHD2-Related Neurodevelopmental Disorders - GeneReviews® - NCBI Bookshelf
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/n/gene/chd2-dis/

Jan 20th, 2021 - CHD2-related neurodevelopmental disorders are characterized by early-onset epileptic encephalopathy (i.e., refractory seizures and cognitive slowing or regression associated with frequent ongoing epileptiform activity). Seizure onset is typically ...

Low-dose phenobarbital for epilepsy with myoclonic absences: A case report.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.braindev.2020.12.018
Brain & Development; Ito S, Nagumo K et. al.

Jan 19th, 2021 - Epilepsy with myoclonic absences (EMA) is a rare childhood-onset syndrome characterized by absences of responsiveness accompanied by bilateral rhythmic clonic-like myoclonic jerks. Herein, we describe the case of a child with EMA, resistant to mul...

Reduced H3 histamine receptor binding densities in the upper layers of motor cortex in ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2020.106543
Epilepsy Research; Midzyanovskaya IS, Petrenko TE et. al.

Jan 2nd, 2021 - Fits of audiogenic seizures in rodents are considered as a model for generalized convulsive epilepsies in humans. The laminar distribution of the H3 histamine receptor binding densities was quantified in the motor cortex of two strains of rats wit...

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Guidelines  1 results

Ethosuximide, sodium valproate or lamotrigine for absence seizures in children and adolescents
https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cdsr/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD003032.pub4/full
Brigo,F.,et al

Feb 7th, 2019 - Absence seizures (AS) are brief epileptic seizures which present in childhood and adolescence. Depending on clinical features and electroencephalogram (EEG) findings they are divided into typical, atypical absences, and absences with special featu...

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Drugs  703 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,409 results

Jerking during absences: video-EEG and polygraphy of epileptic myoclonus associated wit...
https://doi.org/10.1684/epd.2021.1240
Epileptic Disorders : International Epilepsy Journal With... Aoun MA, Eisermann M et. al.

Feb 26th, 2021 - Epileptic myoclonus (EM) is reported in many paediatric epilepsies from neonatal period to adolescence. Myoclonus can be the only seizure type or may occur among others, independently or in combination as a single ictal event. We report two childr...

Absence seizure - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/petit-mal-seizure/symptoms-causes/syc-20359683

Feb 23rd, 2021 - We're welcoming patients at Mayo Clinic See our safety precautions in response to COVID-19. Request an appointment. Overview Absence seizures involve brief, sudden lapses of consciousness. They're more common in children than in adults. Someone ha...

Carbamazepine - carbamazepine tablet, extended release-REMEDYREPACK INC.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=e38aec1f-19c9-4da3-8cb5-7794ef4cc500

Feb 23rd, 2021 - Carbamazepine is indicated for use as an anticonvulsant drug. Evidence supporting efficacy of carbamazepine as an anticonvulsant was derived from active drug-controlled studies that enrolled patients with the following seizure types: Partial seizu...

Clonazepam - clonazepam tablet-NuCare Pharmaceuticals,Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=9dc7918c-1189-45a5-e053-2a95a90a9c35

Feb 21st, 2021 - Clonazepam is useful alone or as an adjunct in the treatment of the Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (petit mal variant), akinetic, and myoclonic seizures. In patients with absence seizures (petit mal) who have failed to respond to succinimides, clonazepam...

Klonopin - clonazepam tablet-Genentech, Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=542f22e8-dad2-47a8-93b6-30936715d73b

Feb 17th, 2021 - Klonopin is useful alone or as an adjunct in the treatment of the Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (petit mal variant), akinetic, and myoclonic seizures. In patients with absence seizures (petit mal) who have failed to respond to succinimides, Klonopin may...

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News  15 results

Unusual effects of common antibiotics
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/197475/infectious-diseases/unusual-effects-common-antibiotics?channel=133
Maria Elena Ruiz, MD, Glenn W. Wortmann, MD

Apr 1st, 2019 - A 60-year-old man is admitted for respiratory failure following a massive myocardial infarction. He develops ventilator-associated pneumonia and is treated with cefepime and vancomycin.

Ethosuximide, sodium valproate or lamotrigine for absence seizures in children and adolescents
https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cdsr/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD003032.pub4/full
Brigo,F.,et al

Feb 7th, 2019 - Absence seizures (AS) are brief epileptic seizures which present in childhood and adolescence. Depending on clinical features and electroencephalogram (EEG) findings they are divided into typical, atypical absences, and absences with special featu...

How Often Are Staring Spells Seizures?
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/192046/epilepsy-seizures/how-often-are-staring-spells-seizures/page/0/1

Jan 4th, 2019 - Approximately 50% were referred by an emergency department, 48% by a primary care physician, and 2% by an urgent care clinic. Of the 62 cases that turned out to be nonepileptic events, about 61% were referred by primary care physicians.

Magnetoencephalography Offers Clues in Absence Seizures
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/epilepsyresourcecenter/article/171683/epilepsy-seizures/magnetoencephalography

Aug 1st, 2018 - Magnetoencephalography (MEG) and network-based analyses can help characterize absence epilepsy in children according to a study that looked at 16 patients between ages 6 and 12 years who had absence epilepsy. Researchers found functional/anatomica.

Epilepsy: Osmosis Study Video
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/881523

Jul 20th, 2017 - What is Epilepsy? Epilepsy is a condition characterized by recurrent and unpredictable seizures. Seizures are characterized by groups of neurons being activated simultaneously, leading to both outward symptoms like muscle jerking and convulsions, ...

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Patient Education  4 results see all →