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Oct 25, 2014
Feyissa AM, Ponce LL, Patterson JT, Von Ritschl RH, Smith RG
Concomitant seizures and exophthalmos in the context of a temporal dural arteriovenous fistula (dAVF) has not been described before. Here, we report a 55-year-old-male who presented with an 8-month history of progressi...
Oct 25, 2014
Williams MR, Easson A, Khwaja S, Aucott W
Defects in the tegmen tympani can have serious consequences such as intracranial infection and seizures, however, they can be difficult to diagnose due to their subtlety on cross-sectional imaging and the non-specific ...
Oct 25, 2014
Clarke DF, Tindall K, Lee M, Patel B
MRI-guided thermal ablation is a relatively new technique utilising heat to ablate both tumours and epileptogenic lesions. Its use against epilepsy offers some patients a new and relatively safe way of reducing or abor...
Oct 24, 2014
Nevalainen O, Ansakorpi H, Simola M, Raitanen J, Isojärvi J, Artama M, Auvinen A
OBJECTIVE: We systematically synthesized the epidemiologic literature on mortality in patients with epilepsy (PWE) by epilepsy-related clinical characteristics with an aggregate data meta-analysis. METHODS: We ...
Oct 24, 2014
Friedman E
OBJECTIVE. The purpose of this article is to describe an MRI protocol optimized for epilepsy evaluation, common causes of epilepsy visualized on MR images of patients evaluated for medically intractable partial epileps...
Oct 23, 2014
Fournier-Del Castillo C, García-Fernández M, Pérez-Jiménez MÁ, Ugalde-Canitrot A, Alvarez-Linera J, Ruiz-Falcó ML, Villarejo-Ortega F
Oct 22, 2014
Del Felice A, Foroni R, Manganotti P, Storti SF, Ricciardi GK, Bashat DB, Longhi M, Meglio M, Nicolato A
Gamma knife radiosurgery (GK-RS) is a technique applied in selected cases of mesial-temporal epilepsy, although still limited to centres with adequate instrumentation and expertise. Here, we report a case of radio surg...
Oct 22, 2014
Kamath AA, Limbrick DL, Smyth MD
OBJECTIVE: Patients who have undergone hemispherotomy for intractable epilepsy tend to develop postoperative fevers, which can be severe and/or prolonged, for unclear reasons. The purpose of this paper is to characteri...
Oct 22, 2014
Finsterer J, Höftberger R, Rolinski B, Stöllberger C, Wöhrer A, Winkler WB
OBJECTIVES: Loss of consciousness may be due to neurological or cardiac involvement in mitochondrial disease, and is often difficult to attribute to either cause, as in the following case. CASE REPORT: A 67-yea...
Oct 18, 2014
Calisto A, Dorfmüller G, Fohlen M, Bulteau C, Conti A, Delalande O
Object Hypothalamic hamartomas (HH) may induce drug-resistant epilepsy (DRE), thereby requiring surgical treatment. Conventionally, treatment is aimed at removing the lesion, but a disconnection procedure has been show...

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