Age-related “Sleep/nocturnal” tonic and tonic clonic seizure clusters are underdiagnosed in patients with Dravet syndrome

By |2017-07-22T16:02:18-05:00July 22nd, 2017|Categories: DSF Research Review|Tags: , |

(Losito E, et al. 2017) Of 33 patients with Dravet syndrome older than eleven years in a French cohort, 26 experienced a switch from mainly daytime seizures to mainly sleep/nocturnal (S/N) seizures between age 4 and age 11. The S/N seizures were usually brief, often occurred in clusters of 2-15 per night, and were often [...]