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Summary Literature (64)
DOID:1826 - epilepsy


Disease Ontology Definition:A brain disease that is characterized by the occurrance of at least two unprovoked seizures resulting from a persistent epileptogenic abnormality of the brain that is able to spontaneously generate paroxysmal activity and typically manifested by sudden brief episodes of altered or diminished consciousness, involuntary movements, or convulsions.

Synonyms: epilepsy syndrome, epileptic syndrome


In Mondo Disease Ontology:
MONDO:0005027 - epilepsy

Human Disease Resources: Disease Ontology, EMBL-EBI, OLSVis tree view, Ontobee

Xenbase Genes : arx, prickle1, cux2, aldh7a1, kcnq3, clcn2, chrnb2, gnao1, ntrk2, st3gal3, me2, stxbp1, pigp, scarb2, grin2b, [+]

Other Model Organisms: AGR, MGI, ZFIN, FlyBase, WormBase, RGD
Parent(s): brain disease (is_a)