\ɐtˈə͡ʊnɪk ˈɛpɪlˌɛpsi], \ɐtˈəʊnɪk ˈɛpɪlˌɛpsi], \ɐ_t_ˈəʊ_n_ɪ_k ˈɛ_p_ɪ_l_ˌɛ_p_s_i]\
Definitions of ATONIC EPILEPSY
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Recurrent conditions characterized by epileptic seizures which arise diffusely and simultaneously from both hemispheres of the brain. Classification is generally based upon motor manifestations of the seizure (e.g., convulsive, nonconvulsive, akinetic, atonic, etc.) or etiology (e.g., idiopathic, cryptogenic, and symptomatic). (From Mayo Clin Proc, 1996 Apr;71 (4):405-14)
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bcr v abl Oncogene
- Retrovirus-associated DNA sequences (abl) originally isolated from Abelson murine leukemia virus (Ab-MuLV). proto-oncogene abl (codes for a protein that member tyrosine kinase family. human c-abl gene is located at 9q34.1 on the long arm of chromosome 9. It activated by translocation to bcr 22 in chronic myelogenous leukemia.