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hypothalamic hamartomas with gelastic seizures

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Mondo Description Hypothalamic hamartomas with gelastic seizures is a rare cerebral malformation with epilepsy syndrome characterized by early-onset gelastic (i.e. ictal laughter) or dacrystic (i.e., ictal crying) seizures due to non-neoplastic developmental malformation - hypothalamic hamartomas. In many patients, seizures progress to other seizure types including focal and generalized seizures, with concomitant cognitive decline and behavioral disorders. Some patients also present a precocious puberty.
Mondo Term and Equivalent IDs
MONDO:0019484:  hypothalamic hamartomas with gelastic seizures
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