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Focal Epilepsy malady

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Summaries for Focal Epilepsy

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Disease Ontology:8 An epilepsy syndrome that is characterised by seizures that are preceded by an isolated disturbance of a cerebral function and arise from an epileptic focus, a small portion of the brain that serves as the irritant driving the epileptic response.

MalaCards based summary: Focal Epilepsy, also known as epilepsy, localization-related, is related to idiopathic generalized epilepsy and complex partial epilepsy. An important gene associated with Focal Epilepsy is DEPDC5 (DEP domain containing 5). The drugs clorazepate and clorazepate dipotassium have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include brain, temporal lobe and occipital lobe, and related mouse phenotypes are taste/olfaction and behavior/neurological.

Wikipedia:65 Focal seizures (also called partial seizures and localized seizures) are seizures which affect initially... more...

Aliases & Classifications for Focal Epilepsy

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Focal Epilepsy, Aliases & Descriptions:

Name: Focal Epilepsy 8 10
Epilepsy, Localization-Related 62
Localisation-Related Epilepsy 8
 
Epilepsies, Partial 62
Partial Epilepsy 8


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Disease Ontology8 DOID:2234
MeSH34 D004828

Related Diseases for Focal Epilepsy

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Diseases related to Focal Epilepsy via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards/GeneDecks gene sharing:

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idRelated DiseaseScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1idiopathic generalized epilepsy29.9GABRD, SCN1B
2complex partial epilepsy10.8
3autosomal dominant partial epilepsy with auditory features10.7
4cerebritis10.5
5neuronitis10.4
6cortical dysplasia-focal epilepsy syndrome10.4
7benign infantile focal epilepsy with midline spikes and wave during sleep10.4
8status epilepticus10.3
9simple partial epilepsy10.3
10tetanus10.3
11juvenile myoclonic epilepsy10.2
12focal epilepsy - intellectual disability - cerebro-cerebellar malformation10.2
13hepatitis10.1
14spinal meningioma10.1
15tuberous sclerosis10.1
16anxiety disorder10.1
17dystonia10.1
18encephalitis10.1
19meningioma10.1
20porphyria10.1
21aneurysm10.1
22febrile seizures10.1
23memory impairment10.1
24blindness10.1
25ring chromosome 1410.1
26epileptic encephalopathy, early infantile, 1210.1
27malignant migrating partial seizures of infancy10.1
28neuronal migration disorders10.1
29epilepsy, familial temporal lobe, 110.1
30benign partial epilepsy with secondarily generalized seizures in infancy10.1
31benign partial epilepsy of infancy with complex partial seizures10.1
32west syndrome10.0
33celiac disease10.0
34dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor10.0
35childhood absence epilepsy10.0
36cadasil10.0
37hypochondroplasia10.0
38subacute sclerosing panencephalitis10.0
39intracranial aneurysm10.0
40benign epilepsy with centrotemporal spikes10.0
41hypoparathyroidism10.0
42aphasia10.0
43epilepsy syndrome10.0
44focal dystonia10.0
45hemiplegia10.0
46hyperglycemia10.0
47ischemia10.0
48meningitis10.0
49psychotic disorder10.0
50spinocerebellar ataxia10.0

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Symptoms for Focal Epilepsy

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Drugs & Therapeutics for Focal Epilepsy

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Genetic Tests for Focal Epilepsy

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Anatomical Context for Focal Epilepsy

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Focal Epilepsy:

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Brain, Temporal lobe, Occipital lobe, Cortex, Testes, Amygdala, Eye, Thalamus, Caudate nucleus

Animal Models for Focal Epilepsy or affiliated genes

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MGI Mouse Phenotypes related to Focal Epilepsy:

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idDescriptionMGI Source AccessionScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1MP:00053949.1CNTNAP2, EMX2
2MP:00053868.4GABRD, CNTNAP2, EMX2, SCN1B

Publications for Focal Epilepsy

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Articles related to Focal Epilepsy:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
"Subtotal" hemispherectomy in children with intractable focal epilepsy. (25366422)
2014
2
Novel SCN3A variants associated with focal epilepsy in children. (24157691)
2014
3
Bilateral intracranial EEG with corpus callosotomy may uncover seizure focus in nonlocalizing focal epilepsy. (25218113)
2014
4
Alteration of consciousness in focal epilepsy: the global workspace alteration theory. (24103816)
2014
5
EEG-fMRI correlation patterns in the presurgical evaluation of focal epilepsy: a comparison with electrocorticographic data and surgical outcome measures. (23454472)
2013
6
Asymmetry of planum temporale constrains interhemispheric language plasticity in children with focal epilepsy. (24022474)
2013
7
Combining ESI, ASL and PET for quantitative assessment of drug-resistant focal epilepsy. (23792219)
2013
8
Family history and frontal lobe seizures predict long-term remission in newly diagnosed cryptogenic focal epilepsy. (23968820)
2013
9
Comparison of bipolar versus monopolar extraoperative electrical cortical stimulation mapping in patients with focal epilepsy. (24135067)
2013
10
Mutations of DEPDC5 cause autosomal dominant focal epilepsies. (23542701)
2013
11
Long-term vagus nerve stimulation in children with focal epilepsy. (22994298)
2013
12
Optical control of focal epilepsy in vivo with caged I^-aminobutyric acid. (22275253)
2012
13
Sulthiame add-on therapy in children with focal epilepsies associated with encephalopathy related to electrical status epilepticus during slow sleep (ESES). (22509732)
2012
14
Levetiracetam add-on for drug-resistant focal epilepsy: an updated Cochrane Review. (22972056)
2012
15
Genetic analysis of tuberous-sclerosis genes 1 and 2 in nonlesional focal epilepsy. (21555252)
2011
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A focal epilepsy and intellectual disability syndrome is due to a mutation in TBC1D24. (20797691)
2010
17
BOLD signal changes preceding negative responses in EEG-fMRI in patients with focal epilepsy. (20550554)
2010
18
Continuous motor monitoring enhances functional preservation and seizure-free outcome in surgery for intractable focal epilepsy. (20437060)
2010
19
Differential contributions of objective memory and mood to subjective memory complaints in refractory focal epilepsy. (20947435)
2010
20
Recruitment of motor cortex inhibition differentiates between generalized and focal epilepsy. (19286351)
2009
21
Early-onset symptomatic focal epilepsy: a dilemma in the timing of surgery. (19017580)
2008
22
Late EEG responses triggered by transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) in the evaluation of focal epilepsy. (18028404)
2008
23
Outcome of adult patients with temporal lobe tumours and medically refractory focal epilepsy. (17940725)
2007
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A rapid and reliable procedure to localize subdural electrodes in presurgical evaluation of patients with drug-resistant focal epilepsy. (16403486)
2006
25
Quantitative HMRS and MRI volumetry indicate neuronal damage in the hippocampus of children with focal epilepsy and infrequent seizures. (15857435)
2005
26
Benign focal epilepsy with onset in infancy in a patient with 18q-syndrome. (14691641)
2004
27
Benign focal epilepsy of childhood: epileptic seizure during somatosensory evoked potential: a case report. (15164817)
2004
28
Midline Spikes Associated with Focal Epilepsy. (15309138)
2002
29
Course of chronic focal epilepsy resistant to anticonvulsant treatment. (11466018)
2001
30
SPECT in focal epilepsies. (11455043)
2000
31
Selection criteria and preoperative investigation of patients with focal epilepsy who lack a localized structural lesion. (11174153)
2000
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Gabapentin as add-on therapy in focal epilepsy: a computerized EEG study. (10680567)
2000
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Effects of lamotrigine on nocturnal sleep, daytime somnolence and cognitive functions in focal epilepsy. (10949523)
2000
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A chronic focal epilepsy with mossy fiber sprouting follows recurrent seizures induced by intrahippocampal tetanus toxin injection in infant rats. (10392831)
1999
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Focal seizures versus focal epilepsy in infancy: a challenging distinction. (10937144)
1999
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Animal models of focal epilepsy. (10674138)
1999
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Pharmacotherapy of focal epilepsy after surgical treatment. (9757452)
1998
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P3 latency jitter assessed using 2 techniques. II. Surface and sphenoidal recordings in subjects with focal epilepsy. (7527774)
1994
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A neural network model for kindling of focal epilepsy: basic mechanism. (8476976)
1993
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History of focal epilepsy and criteria for medical intractability. (8467205)
1993
41
Asymmetry in delta activity in patients with focal epilepsy. (1693892)
1990
42
Microdysgenesis in resected temporal neocortex: incidence and clinical significance in focal epilepsy. (3386820)
1988
43
Therapeutic plasma levels of some anticonvulsants in focal epilepsy in relation to computerized axial tomography. (6785071)
1981
44
Cerebral angiography in focal epilepsy. (4633833)
1972
45
"Cryptic tubers" as a cause of focal epilepsy. (4994607)
1971
46
Effect of allobarbital on focal epilepsy in rats. (4335127)
1971
47
Benign focal epilepsy in children. (4192845)
1970
48
Clinical studies of patients with focal epilepsy due to "chronic encephalitis". (4974863)
1968
49
SUCCESSFUL EXTIRPATION OF LARGE NON-RUPTURED SACCULAR ANEURYSM OF THE MIDDLE CEREBRAL ARTERY, MANIFESTING ITSELF BY FOCAL EPILEPSY: (WITH A SHORT SURVEY OF PERSONAL EXPERIENCES WITH SACCULAR ANEURYSMS OF THE MIDDLE CEREBRAL ARTERY). (14062206)
1963
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Focal epilepsy; surgical findings in 43 selected patients and reports on six cases of special interest. (13385566)
1957

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Expression for genes affiliated with Focal Epilepsy

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Expression patterns in normal tissues for genes affiliated with Focal Epilepsy

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GO Terms for genes affiliated with Focal Epilepsy

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Biological processes related to Focal Epilepsy according to GeneCards/GeneDecks:

idNameGO IDScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1neuron projection developmentGO:0311759.6TBC1D24, CNTNAP2

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