In genetic disorders epilepsy often is syndomatic. Genetic syndromes that include epilepsy are collected in this group.
|Hereditary neurological disorders|
|Autosomal dominant cerebellar ataxia, deafness and narcolepsy|
|Autosomal recessive spastic paraplegia type 44|
|Brain malformations with urinary tract defects|
|Brain small vessel disease with hemorrhage|
|Congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis|
|Isolated focal cortical dysplasia type 2|
|Hereditary benign chorea|
|Hereditary brain tumors|
|Hereditary distal motor neuron neuropathy type 5A|
|Hereditary muscle diseases|
|Hereditary sensory and autonomic neuropathy type 2A|
|Hereditary sensory neuropathy type 1E|
|Hypokalemic periodic paralysis 1|
|Hypomyelinating Leukodystrophy 2|
|Idiopathic basal ganglia calcification 1|
|Intellectual disability-severe speech delay-mild dysmorphism syndrome|
|Nemaline myopathy 5|
|Severe neonatal-onset encephalopathy with microcephaly|
|Spastic paraplegia 17 with amyotrophy of hands and feet|
|Susceptibility to glioma|
|Tuberous sclerosis complex|
|X-linked syndromic mental retardation 13|
None (2011) Presenilin-1 mutation Alzheimer's disease: a genetic epilepsy syndrome?
None (2009) The concept of the epilepsy syndrome: how useful is it in clinical practice?
Sadleir LG et al. (2015) Myoclonic occipital photosensitive epilepsy with dystonia (MOPED): A familial epilepsy syndrome.
Pardo CA et al. (2014) Mechanisms of epileptogenesis in pediatric epileptic syndromes: Rasmussen encephalitis, infantile spasms, and febrile infection-related epilepsy syndrome (FIRES).