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rolandic epilepsy

 

Definition: a benign, autosomal dominant form of epilepsy occurring in children, characterized clinically by arrest of speech, muscular contractions of the side of the face and arm, and epileptic discharges electroencephalographically.

[Luigi Rolando]

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