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Genetic: Inherited; having to do with information that is passed from parents to offspring through genes in sperm and egg cells

Implant: A small container of radioactive material placed in or near a cancer

Epilepsy: A group of disorders marked by problems in the normal functioning of the brain. These problems can produce seizures, unusual body movements, a loss of consciousness or changes in consciousness, as well as mental problems or problems with the senses

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