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Jul 22, 2016
Hermann BP, Zhao Q, Jackson DC, Jones JE, Dabbs K, Almane D, Hsu DA, Stafstrom CE, Koehn MA, Seidenberg M, Rathouz PJ
OBJECTIVE: The objective of this study was to identify cognitive phenotypes in children with new-onset focal and generalized idiopathic epilepsies and determine their relationship with epilepsy syndrome, brain structur...
Jul 20, 2016
Niehusmann P, Widman G, Eis-Hübinger AM, Greschus S, Robens BK, Grote A, Becker AJ
Autoantibody-related encephalopathies represent an important differential diagnosis in adult onset epilepsy. Here, we report the case of a 25-year-old patient with new-onset epilepsy and psychotic syndrome, who underwe...
Jul 20, 2016
Mahajan L, Malhotra HS, Garg RK, Kumar N, Sharma PK, Verma R, Rizvi I
Solitary cysticercus granuloma is a common neuroimaging abnormality in Indian patients with new-onset epilepsy. Calcific transformation of cysticercus granuloma is frequently associated with seizure recurrence. We eval...
Jul 16, 2016
Malter MP, Widman G, Galldiks N, Stoecker W, Helmstaedter C, Elger CE, Wagner J
OBJECTIVE: Recent reports define temporal lobe epilepsy with amygdala enlargement (TLE-AE) as a distinct electroclinical syndrome comparable to TLE with hippocampal sclerosis. In this retrospective observational study,...
Jul 14, 2016
Tolchin B, Fantaneanu T, Miller M, Helgager J, Lee JW
This report discusses a case of nonconvulsive status epilepticus, caused by cerebral amyloid angiopathy-related inflammation. Brain biopsy demonstrated cerebral amyloid angiopathy, with clinical and radiographic featur...
Jul 14, 2016
Taplin AM, de Pesters A, Brunner P, Hermes D, Dalfino JC, Adamo MA, Ritaccio AL, Schalk G
In this case report, we investigated the utility and practicality of passive intraoperative functional mapping of expressive language cortex using high-resolution electrocorticography (ECoG). The patient presented here...
Jul 12, 2016
Austin JK, Haber LC, Dunn DW, Shore CP, Johnson CS, Perkins SM
OBJECTIVE: Parent variables (stigma, mood, unmet needs for information and support, and worry) are associated with behavioral difficulties in children with seizures; however, it is not known how this relationship is in...
Jul 12, 2016
Byun JI, Lee ST, Jung KH, Sunwoo JS, Moon J, Lim JA, Lee DY, Shin YW, Kim TJ, Lee KJ, Lee WJ, Lee HS, Jun J, Kim DY, Kim MY, Kim H, Kim HJ, Suh HI, Lee Y, Kim DW, Jeong JH, Choi WC, Bae DW, Shin JW, Jeon D, Park KI, Jung KY, Chu K, Lee SK
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the seizure characteristics and outcome after immunotherapy in adult patients with autoimmune encephalitis (AE) and new-onset seizure. METHODS: Adult (age ≥18 years) patients with AE and ...
Jul 12, 2016
Singh M, Aggarwal D, Kale SS
INTRODUCTION: Large brain arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) pose management challenge in neurosurgical practice. Management remains conservative unless these AVMs bleed or present with neurological deficits. For patie...
Jul 10, 2016
Aya AG, Ondze B, Ripart J, Cuvillon P
The occurrence of seizures in the peripartum period is a rare but particularly challenging situation. Seizures in the peripartum period could result from three categories of conditions: first and most frequent is the e...

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