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5 Facts you should know about

Cdkl5 deficiency disorder

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Onset of seizures at an early age

The hallmarks of CDD are the onset of seizures at a very early age and severe neurodevelopmental delay impacting cognitive, motor, speech, and visual function.

2

1 to 5 seizures per day

Most children have 1 to 5 seizures every day.

3

Other symptoms include

problems with sleeping, feeding, and teeth grinding.

4

Gastrointestinal symptoms are common

Gastrointestinal symptoms are also common and may include constipation, reflux, and air swallowing.

5

About 1 in 5 children need a feeding tube

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