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Term:
idiopathic generalized epilepsy (DOID:1827)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
childhood absence epilepsy +   
epilepsy with generalized tonic-clonic seizures +   
Generalized Epilepsy and Paroxysmal Dyskinesia  
generalized epilepsy with febrile seizures plus +   
idiopathic generalized epilepsy +   
An epilepsy syndrome that is characterised by generalised seizures with no apparent cause which arise from many independent foci (multifocal epilepsies) or from epileptic circuits that involve the whole brain. (DO)
Myoclonic-Atonic Epilepsy  
Nodding Syndrome 
Photoparoxysmal Response 2 
West syndrome +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: EIG ;   EPILEPSY, JUVENILE MYOCLONIC, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO, 10 ;   Generalised epilepsy
Narrow Synonyms: EIG1
Related Synonyms: IGE EPILEPSY, IDIOPATHIC GENERALIZED, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO, 1 ;   idiopathic generalized epilepsy, susceptibility to, 1
Primary IDs: MESH:C562694
Alternate IDs: OMIM:600669 ;   RDO:0012295
Xrefs: NCI:C3021 ;   OMIM:PS600669
Definition Sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Epilepsy, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Generalized_epilepsy

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