Convulsions Benign Familial Neonatal Dominant Form

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Convulsions Benign Familial Neonatal Dominant Form, Benign Familial Neonatal-Infantile Seizures

Benign familial neonatal-infantile seizures is an autosomal dominant disorder in which afebrile seizures occur in clusters during the first year of life, without neurologic sequelae ({7:Shevell et al., 1986}). See also benign familial infantile seizures (BFIS1; {601764}), which has a slightly later onset, and benign neonatal seizures (see BFNS1; {121200}), which has a slightly earlier onset. See also early infantile epileptic encephalopathy-11 ({613721}), a more severe disorder that also results from mutations in the SCN2A gene.
 

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