Autosomal dominant nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy

An autosomal dominant condition caused by mutation(s) in the LGI1 gene, encoding leucine-rich glioma-inactivated protein 1. It is characterized by partial seizures originating in the temporal lobe and often accompanied by auditory sensory manifestations.

Disease Alternative Name

epilepsy
familial temporal lobe 1
autosomal dominant lateral temporal lobe epilepsy
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