Other Names for this Disease
- Infantile spasm
- Infantile spasms
- Intellectual disability - hypsarrhythmia
- Tonic spasms with clustering, arrest of psychomotor development and hypsarrhythmia on EEG
- The NORD Physician Guide for West syndrome was developed as a free service of the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) and it's medical advisors. The guides provide a resource for clinicians about specific rare disorders to facilitate diagnosis and treatment of their patients with this condition.
- ClinicalTrials.gov lists trials that are studying or have studied West syndrome. Click on the link to go to ClinicalTrials.gov to read descriptions of these studies.