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Epilepsy, nocturnal, frontal lobe type 1

Epilepsy, nocturnal, frontal lobe type 1: Introduction

Epilepsy, nocturnal, frontal lobe type 1: An inherited form of epilepsy which originates from the frontal lobe and occurs predominantly at night. The seizures tend to occur in groups with as many as 8 occurring during a night. Often the condition is dismissed as nightmares or a psychiatric disorder. Type 1 results from a defect on chromosome 10q13.2-13.3. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Epilepsy, nocturnal, frontal lobe type 1 is available below.

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