Genetic generalized epilepsy (GGe)

GGEs are part of our Childhood Epilepsy Panel (NGS). Click here to access a complete list of the genes covered in this panel. 

 

DESCRIPTION

 

Genetic epilepsies are those in which the seizures are a direct result of a genetic defect, and not originated as a consequence of secondary abnormalities. In this cases, the core symptom of the disorder are recurrent unprovoked seizures. 

 

Genetic Generalized Epilepsies (GGEs) belong to this group. The individuals affected with this condition present convulsive (grand mal) seizures.

 

All of Amplexa's neurology tests can be found in our Neurology Brochure.

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