What is Dravet Syndrome?

Dravet syndrome is a rare, catastrophic, lifelong form of epilepsy that begins in the first year of life with frequent and/or prolonged seizures.

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Dravet syndrome – Wikipedia

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Dravet Syndrome | Epilepsy Foundation

Dravet syndrome is a rare genetic dysfunction of the brain. It begins in the first year of life in an otherwise healthy infant and is lifelong.

Dravet syndrome | Genetic and Rare Diseases …

Dec 29, 2016 · A collection of disease information resources and questions answered by our Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Specialists for Dravet syndrome

Dravet Syndrome Information Page | National Institute …

Jun 27, 2018 · The NINDS conducts and supports a broad program of basic and clinical research on all types of epilepsy, including Dravet syndrome. Study of the genetic defects responsible for Dravet syndrome and related disorders is expected to lead to the development of effective drug therapies. The NINDS

Dravet Syndrome: Does My Baby Have Epilepsy? – WebMD

This rare form of epilepsy strikes babies and causes seizures that recur over time. Learn what causes Dravet syndrome, how it’s diagnosed and what the treatments are.