Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy | Epilepsy Foundation

Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy | Epilepsy Foundation

Epilepsy Problems / Epilepsy Awareness

Epilepsy Problems / Epilepsy Awareness Half of my face turns bright red and goes really hot. I also have a hard gripping sensation in my left arm and leg. Oh and headache, heat intolerance, altered state of awarness, etc.

Know what to do in the event of a seizure! #Epilepsy ...........I think every person in our family should learn this info...:)

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Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy Read: http://www.epainassist.com/brain/juvenile-myoclonic-epilepsy

Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy Read: http://www.epainassist.com/brain/juvenile-myoclonic-epilepsy

Juvenile myoclonic epilepsy (JME) is the most common of the generalized epilepsy syndromes to emerge in mid-to-late childhood. It is characterized by the presence of absence (formerly called petit mal) seizures, myoclonic seizures and generalized tonic-clonic (formerly called grand mal) seizures. Typically, the first seizure type to present are absence seizures - these start anywhere between the ages of 5 and 16 years of age. Myoclonic jerks are seen about 1 to 9 years later, with an average…

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ICNApedia - Severe Myoclonic Epilepsy in Infancy: Dravet Syndrome

ICNApedia - Severe Myoclonic Epilepsy in Infancy: Dravet Syndrome

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