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What is SCN1B-related disorder?
SCN1B-related disorder happens when there are changes to the SCN1B gene. These changes can keep the gene from working as it should.
SCN1B plays an important role in brain function.
People who have SCN1B-related disorder may have:
- Brugada syndrome, which is a condition that causes abnormal heartbeats
- Generalized epilepsy with febrile seizures
Do people who have SCN1B-related disorder look different?
People who have SCN1B-related disorder do not look different.
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