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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a group of neurological disorders characterized by epileptic seizures. Epileptic .... Epilepsy can have both genetic and acquired causes, with interaction of these factors in many cases. Established acquired causes include serious ...

www.epilepsy.com/learn/about-epilepsy-basics/epilepsy-inherited

Heredity (genetics or the physical traits we get from our parents) plays an important role in many cases of epilepsy.

www.aboutkidshealth.ca/En/ResourceCentres/Epilepsy/AboutEpilepsy/AnOverviewofEpilepsy/Pages/Genetics-of-Epilepsy.aspx

Genetic disorders can cause epilepsy alone, or can result in a syndrome with a number of different effects on the organs and functions of the body, including ...

www.netdoctor.co.uk/ask-the-expert/brain-and-nervous-system/a184/is-epilepsy-hereditary

Apr 17, 2015 ... There are of course all kinds of health problems that seem to occur more in certain families, but epilepsy itself is not hereditary...

www.epilepsysociety.org.uk/starting-family-preconception

Certain anti-epileptic drugs (AEDs) may reduce the production of sperm for ... These factors include: whether your epilepsy has a genetic cause, what type of ...

www.quora.com/Is-Epilepsy-Hereditary

Disclaimer: This answer will attempt to answer only the main question "Is Epilepsy Hereditary? ... Epilepsy can be hereditary or acquired. So the answer to the ...

www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/08/130812103004.htm

Aug 12, 2013 ... Neurologists and epilepsy researchers have discovered 329 random genetic mutations associated with two of the most severe forms of ...

www.mychildwithoutlimits.org/understand/epilepsy/what-causes-epilepsy/is-epilepsy-genetic

Research suggests that genetic abnormalities may be some of the most important factors contributing to epilepsy. Some types of epilepsy have been traced to an ...

pcs.hmc.washington.edu/Epilepsy/geneticepilepsy.htm

Research advances in the last decade show that certain human epilepsy syndromes have a genetic cause. Genetic epilepsy means that the fundamental cause ...