Ohtahara syndrome(redirected from EIEE)
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Management Ohtahara syndrome responds poorly to anticonvulsants and steroids
Well known patient Ivan, son of UK Prime Minister David Cameron, died of Ohtahara syndrome in 2009 at age 6
[S. Ohtahara, Japanese pediatric neurologist]
A form of progressive epileptic encephalopathy in newborns. The disease is difficult to treat and has a poor prognosis. Synonym: early infantile epileptic encephalopathy with suppression bursts