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Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Myoclonic astatic epilepsy


Other Names for this Disease
  • Doose syndrome
  • EMAS
  • Epilepsy with myoclonic-astatic seizures
  • Epilepsy with myoclonic-atonic seizures
  • Epilepsy with myoclono-astatic crisis
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Overview

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Basic Information

  • Doose Syndrome Alliance provides detailed information on myoclonic astatic epilepsy. Click on the link to view this information. 
  • Epilepsy Action provides information on the symptoms and treatment of myoclonic astatic epilepsy. Click on the link to view this information.
  • Johns Hopkins Epilepsy Center provides information on myoclonic astatic epilepsy. Click on the link to view this information.

In Depth Information

  • Orphanet is a European reference portal for information on rare diseases and orphan drugs.  Access to this database is free of charge.
  • PubMed is a searchable database of medical literature and lists journal articles that discuss Myoclonic astatic epilepsy. Click on the link to view a sample search on this topic.
Other Names for this Disease
  • Doose syndrome
  • EMAS
  • Epilepsy with myoclonic-astatic seizures
  • Epilepsy with myoclonic-atonic seizures
  • Epilepsy with myoclono-astatic crisis
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.