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West Syndrome

West syndrome is an uncommon to rare and serious form of infantile spasms (). It is named after the English physician, William James West (1793-1848), who first described it in an article published in The Lancet in 1841. Other names for it are “Generalized Flexion Epilepsy”, “Infantile Epileptic Encephalopathy”, “Infantile …

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