Severe myoclonic epilepsy of infancy

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Severe myoclonic epilepsy of infancy also known as Dravet syndrome is a type of epilepsy with seizures that are often triggered by hot temperatures or fever.[1] It often begins around six months of age.[1]


  1. ^ a b Lhatoo, edited by Simon Shorvon, Renzo Guerrini, Mark Cook, Samden D. (2013). Oxford textbook of epilepsy and epileptic seizures. Oxford [u.a.]: Oxford Univ. Press. p. 13. ISBN 9780199659043.