Infantile convulsions and paroxysmal choreoathetosis, familial

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Infantile convulsions and paroxysmal choreoathetosis, familial

Benign familial infantile convulsions (BFIC; see {601764}) is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by afebrile seizures occurring between 3 and 12 months of age. Paroxysmal choreoathetosis is a disorder of involuntary movements characterized by attacks that occur spontaneously or are induced by a variety of stimuli. The ICCA syndrome shares overlapping clinical features with benign familial infantile seizures-2 (BFIS2; {605751}) and episodic kinesigenic dyskinesia-1 (EKD1; {128200}), which are allelic disorders. See also rolandic epilepsy with paroxysmal exercise-induced dystonia and writer's cramp ({608105}), which maps to 16p.
 

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