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Hx of petit mal. Any studies done on possible connection with alheimers?

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Dr. Darrell Herrington
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In brief: Yes

A current study at baylor college of medicine and gladstone institute, with recent results in mice, has indicated a propensity for petit mal seizures to bring about the same destructive changes of amyloid plaque deposits in the brain as we see in alzheimer's.
Stay tuned.

In brief: Yes

A current study at baylor college of medicine and gladstone institute, with recent results in mice, has indicated a propensity for petit mal seizures to bring about the same destructive changes of amyloid plaque deposits in the brain as we see in alzheimer's.
Stay tuned.
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