Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Nov 09, 2018
  • Author: Koshi A Cherian, MD; Chief Editor: Amy Kao, MD  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Lennox-Gastaut syndrome must be differentiated from myoclonic-astatic epilepsy (Doose syndrome), in which patients are typically developmentally normal and EEG background is normal early in the course.

Differential Diagnoses