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Epilepsy Juvenile Absence

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What are the alternative names for Epilepsy Juvenile Absence?

  • JAE
  • Childhood absence epilepsy
  • Juvenile absence epilepsy

Top Global Doctors

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Pasquale Striano
Genoa, 42, IT
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Annika Luttjohann
Muenster, NW, DE
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Rita Citraro
Catanzaro, 78, IT
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Emilio Russo
Catanzaro, 78, IT
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Filiz Y. Onat
Acibadem, 34, TR

Latest Research

Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Absence Seizures
  • Journal: Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia
  • Treatment Used: Lamotrigine
  • Number of Patients: 742
  • Published —
This review explored the effectiveness and safety of lamotrigine for absence seizures in children and adolescents.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Absence Seizures (AS) in Children and Adolescents
  • Journal: The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
  • Treatment Used: Ethosuximide, Sodium Valproate or Lamotrigine
  • Number of Patients: 691
  • Published —
This review of the literature examined the evidence for the effects of ethosuximide, valproate and lamotrigine as treatments for children and adolescents with absence seizures (staring spells; AS), when compared with placebo or each other.

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trial
Drug
  • Status: Recruiting
  • Study Type: Drug
  • Participants: 40
  • Start Date: August 10, 2020
A Prospective, Case-control Evaluation of Ketogenic Dietary Therapy for New-onset Childhood Absence Epilepsy
Clinical Trial
Procedure
  • Status: Recruiting
  • Study Type: Procedure
  • Participants: 20
  • Start Date: June 7, 2018
Mutual Interactions Between Absence Epilepsy Seizures and the Integration of Sensory Stimuli