Epilepsy, progressive myoclonic 6

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Epilepsy, progressive myoclonic 6

Progressive myoclonic epilepsy-6 is an autosomal recessive neurologic disorder characterized by onset of ataxia in the first years of life, followed by action myoclonus and seizures later in childhood, and loss of independent ambulation in the second decade. Cognition is not usually affected, although mild memory difficulties may occur in the third decade (summary by {1:Corbett et al., 2011}). For a discussion of genetic heterogeneity of progressive myoclonic epilepsy, see EPM1A ({254800}).
 

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