DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for focal epilepsy

Focal epilepsy [DOID:2234]

An epilepsy that is characterised by seizures that are preceded by an isolated disturbance of a cerebral function and arise from an epileptic focus, a small portion of the brain that serves as the irritant driving the epileptic response.

Synonyms:  focal epilepsy,  DOID:2234,  localisation-related epilepsy,  partial epilepsy,  localisationrelated epilepsy