Epilepsy in the News Your source for epilepsy-related news from around the web.

Not sure what to submit? Read our news guidelines first.

Epilepsy News Articles (1 result)

Epilepsy, Juvenile Myoclonic

By Jose E Cavazos, MD, PhD, FAAN — From medscape.com

— Juvenile myoclonic epilepsy (JME) is an idiopathic generalized epileptic syndrome characterized by myoclonic jerks, generalized tonic-clonic seizures (GTCSs), and sometimes absence seizures. JME is relatively common and usually responds well to treatment with appropriate anticonvulsants. However, JME is frequently misdiagnosed until the…

Views 442 Comments 0 Likes 1
over 3 years