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Symbol BFNIS
Location 2q23-q24.3
Name benign familial neonatal-infantile seizures
Other name(s) epilepsy, benign neonatal infantile
Corresponding gene SCN2A
Other symbol(s) BFIC3
Main clinical features
  • a febrile seizures occur in clusters during the first year of life, without neurologic sequelae
  • Genetic determination autosomal dominant
    Function/system disorder neurology
    Type disease
    Gene product
    Name sodium channel, voltage-gated, type II, alpha 1