The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 84, Issue 11, pp 877–878 | Cite as

KCNQ2 Epileptic Encephalopathy in Early Infancy

  • Ananthanarayanan Kasinathan
  • Naveen Sankhyan
  • Pratibha Singhi
Scientific Letter
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ananthanarayanan Kasinathan
    • 1
  • Naveen Sankhyan
    • 1
  • Pratibha Singhi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Neurology and Neurodevelopment Unit, Advanced Pediatrics CentrePostgraduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarhIndia

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