charact featureof juvenile myoclonic epilepsyoccur morning

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  1. Guest

    Guest Guest

    Which one of the following is the characteristic feature of juvenile myoclonic epilepsy?

    A. Myoclonic seizures frequently occur in morning

    B. Complete remission is common

    C. Response to anticonvulsants is poor

    D. Associated absence seizures are present in majority of patients

    Ans. (A) Myoclonic seizures frequently occur in the morning

    (Ref: Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine 16th Ed. 2005—Part XV-Neurologic Disorders;Sec. 2-Diseases of the Central Nervous System;Ch. 348-Seizures and Epilepsy)

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