From genotype to phenotype in Dravet disease

By |2016-11-17T19:47:20-05:00October 28th, 2016|Categories: DSF Research Review|Tags: , , |

(Gataullina, Dulac 2016). This review of current knowledge confirmed the general consensus about what Dravet syndrome entails including temperature-related seizure triggers (acknowledging pertussis vaccination as a cause of hyperthermia), status seizures, seizures in sleep as patients age, crouch gait, intellectual disability, and SUDEP susceptibility. The most noteworthy conclusions, however, included questioning whether chronic use of [...]