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infantile spasms

a specific type of seizure seen in an epilepsy syndrome of infancy and childhood known as West Syndrome; onset is usually in the first year of life, typically between 3-8 months; West Syndrome is characterized by infantile spasms, developmental regression, and a specific pattern on electroencephalography (EEG) testing called hypsarrhythmia (chaotic brain waves)