Idiopathic generalized epilepsy

What is Idiopathic generalized epilepsy?

It is a group of epileptic disorders that are believed to have a strong underlying genetic basis. Patients with an IGE subtype are typically otherwise normal and have no structural brain abnormalities. Patients also often have a family history of epilepsy and seem to have a genetically predisposed risk of seizures.

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My child is suffering from idiopathic generalized epilepsy & she has been advised to take valporin 30mg/day. My daughter is finding it...

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The treatment can be taken as you wish or as you can it will have...

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On the top right of my forehead I have a vein going diagonally from corner to eye. The vein seems to indent in my head. As this gets worse my face...

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Regarding your concern, I would explain that your symptoms seem to be related to a vascular malformation or a...

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I am an epileptic and have about one seizure a year. Will taking lamictal take away my seizures for a much longer time. I have read others stories...

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One seizure in a year is very rare and if you decide to take antiepileptic drugs every day there may be adverse effects also.

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