Childhood Absence Epilepsy

We are recruiting recruiting children with childhood absence epilepsy aged 4-18 years old, for a non-invasive brain imaging study using Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Magnetoencephalography(MEG), Electroencephalography (EEG), and experimental tasks. Subjects will come to the Massachusetts General Hospital Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging for 1-2 visits lasting about 8 hours overall. Compensation will be up to $100, provided in $50 gift cards to Parking costs for participation in the study will be reimbursed and meals will be provided. Subjects will be encouraged to sleep or watch a movie during the imaging studies.

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