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5 Facts you should know about

Dravet syndrome

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Dravet syndrome is the most severe of childhood seizure disorders

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Symptoms include seizures that first occur in infancy and are often triggered by fever

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Many types of seizures may occur and they may increase in frequency

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Other symptoms include loss of motor skills, intellectual disability, speech impairment, and difficulty with movement

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Sodium-channel agents can make the seizures worse in Dravet syndrome

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