Mortality in Dravet syndrome: A review

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(Shmuely, 2016). This study reviewed more than 70 previously published articles and meeting extracts on mortality in Dravet syndrome and analyzed 177 cases of death in Dravet syndrome. Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) was the cause of death in nearly half of those cases, followed by status epilepticus in 32%, drowning/accidental death in 8%, [...]