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Definition

A rare epileptic encephalopathy of infancy that combines pharmacoresistant seizures with developmental delay. This severe neurologic disorder is characterized by onset in the first 6 months of life of refractory focal seizures and arrest of psychomotor development. Ictal EEG shows discharges that arise randomly from various areas of both hemispheres and migrate from one brain region to another.

Acronym

DEE14

Synonyms

EIEE14
Epileptic encephalopathy, early infantile, 14
Malignant migrating partial seizures of infancy
MMPSI

Keywords

Epilepsy

 
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