Epilepsy Juvenile Absence

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Epilepsy Juvenile Absence

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Isabella's Aviary Alliance, LLC

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Last Updated: 2 Aug 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "Epilepsy Juvenile Absence" for support, advocacy or research.

Isabella's Aviary Alliance, LLC

Isabella’s Aviary Alliance, LLC actively demonstrates, through Isabella’s passionate and loving care in breeding and raising baby parrots for other special needs children, the possibility for two hearts—bird and child—coming together and connecting in a way which infinitely brightens the lives of both.

http://www.isabellasaviary.com

Last Updated: 2 Aug 2013

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The terms "Epilepsy Juvenile Absence" returned 3 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Long term prognosis of juvenile absence epilepsy.
 

Author(s): M Aiguabella Macau, M Falip Centellas, M Veciana de Las Heras, M A Climent Perín, J Miró Lladó, I Moreno Gómez, E Elices Palomar

Journal: Neurologia. 2011 May;26(4):193-9.

 

Juvenile absence epilepsy (JAE) is a generalized form of epilepsy, characterized by absence seizures (AS) initiated in adolescence, with a typical EEG showing generalized spike-wave discharges. Apart from absences, other seizure types may be observed such as myoclonia and generalized ...

Last Updated: 19 Apr 2011

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Temporal intermittent δ activity: a marker of juvenile absence epilepsy?
 

Author(s): Philippe Gelisse, Anna Serafini, Reana Velizarova, Pierre Genton, Arielle Crespel

Journal: Seizure. 2011 Jan;20(1):38-41.

 

To report three cases of juvenile absence epilepsy (JAE) with temporal intermittent, asynchronous delta activity over the temporal regions.

Last Updated: 3 Jan 2011

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Absence of GABRA1 Ala322Asp mutation in juvenile myoclonic epilepsy families from India.
 

Author(s): A Kapoor, J Vijai, H M Ravishankar, P Satishchandra, K Radhakrishnan, A Anand

Journal: J. Genet.. ;82(1-2):17-21.

 

An Ala322Asp mutation in the GABRA1 gene was recently reported to be responsible for causing the autosomal dominant (AD) form of juvenile myoclonic epilepsy (JME) in a French-Canadian family. To study if JME families from India exhibiting the AD mode of inheritance carry the Ala322Asp ...

Last Updated: 21 Nov 2003

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Search for Genes Influencing Childhood Absence Epilepsy (CAE) Study
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Childhood Absence Epilepsy; Epilepsy; Seizures

 

Last Updated: 9 Aug 2012

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Why Are Patients With Absence Seizures Absent? A Brain Imaging Study
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Childhood Absence Epilepsy

 

Last Updated: 10 Jun 2013

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