John Libbey Eurotext

Epileptic Disorders

The Educational Journal of the

High-level visual manifestations of epileptic seizures originating from the medial parietal cortex Volume 20, issue 3, June 2018

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Authors
Stanford University - Neurology, Stanford, California, USA
* Correspondence: Josef Parvizi MD PhD Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford 94305, USA
  • Key words: visual manifestation, medial parietal cortex, non-lesional, pre-cuneus, visuo-spatial processing
  • DOI : 10.1684/epd.2018.0975
  • Page(s) : 200-3
  • Published in: 2018

We describe the case of a patient with well-localized focal seizures originating from the medial parietal cortex. Seizures originated from area 7m, and findings revealed clear visuospatial semiological signs that may be used clinically to help diagnose similar cases of seizures in non-lesional patients.