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epilepsy (DOID:1826)
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Synonyms: epilepsy syndrome; epileptic syndrome
Alt IDs: EFO:0000474, ICD10CM:G40.909, ICD9CM:345.9, MESH:D004827, NCI:C3020, UMLS_CUI:C0014544
Definition: A brain disease that is characterized by the occurrance of at least two unprovoked seizures resulting from a persistent epileptogenic abnormality of the brain that is able to spontaneously generate paroxysmal activity and typically manifested by sudden brief episodes of altered or diminished consciousness, involuntary movements, or convulsions.

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