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Epileptic Disorders

The Educational Journal of the International League Against Epilepsy

Clinical commentaries

Clinical Commentaries are short reports of case studies that reflect truly novel findings.

Volume 19, numéro 3, September 2017

Article Acquired epileptic opercular syndrome related to a heterozygous deleterious substitution in GRIN2A
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Claudine Sculier, Anne-Sophie Tilmant, Xavier De Tiège, Sanda Giurgea, Philippe Paquier, Gabrielle Rudolf, Gaetan Lesca, Patrick Van Bogaert

Article Pointed rhythmic theta waves: a unique EEG pattern in KCNQ2-related neonatal epileptic encephalopathy
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Sarah Grace Buttle, Erick Sell, David Dyment, Srinivas Bulusu, Daniela Pohl

Article Brain connectivity changes during ictal aggression (a strangulation attempt)
Fabrice Bartolomei, Stanislas Lagarde, Isabelle Lambert, Agnes Trébuchon, Samuel Médina Villalon, Aileen McGonigal, Christian G Benar

Article Transient lesions of the splenium of the corpus callosum following rapid withdrawal of levetiracetam
Ryo Sawagashira, Hisashi Narita, Naoki Hashimoto, Tsugiko Kurita, Shin Nakagawa, Takuya Saitoh, Ichiro Kusumi

Article Hyperkinetic motor seizures: a common semiology generated by two different cortical seizure origins
Lisa Vaugier, Aileen McGonigal, Stanislas Lagarde, Agnes Trébuchon, William Szurhaj, Philippe Derambure, Fabrice Bartolomei

Article Practical clues for diagnosing WWOX encephalopathy
Oana Tarta-Arsene, Diana Barca, Dana Craiu, Catrinel Iliescu

Article Pharmacoresistant epileptic eyelid twitching in a child with a mutation in SYNGAP1
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Tetsuya Okazaki, Yoshiaki Saito, Rika Hiraiwa, Shinji Saitoh, Masachika Kai, Kaori Adachi, Yoko Nishimura, Eiji Nanba, Yoshihiro Maegaki

Article Ictal asystole in a patient with posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) and seizures
Joanna Suski, Reginald Ho, Maromi Nei

Volume 19, numéro 2, June 2017

En accès libre Focal epilepsy with paroxysmal pain due to somatic injury
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Tao Yu, Chang Liu, Guojun Zhang, Liang Qiao, Duanyu Ni, Yuping Wang, Yongjie Li

En accès libre The semiology of benign focal epilepsy with affective symptoms
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Fábio A. Nascimento, Márcio A. Sotero de Menezes, Cristiane A. Simão, Bruno T. Takeshita, Samanta F. Blattes da Rocha, Pedro A. Kowacs

Article Benign infantile seizures followed by autistic regression in a boy with 16p11.2 deletion
Roberta Milone, Angelo Valetto, Veronica Bertini, Federico Sicca

Article Alternating hemiplegia of childhood and a pathogenic variantof ATP1A3: a case report and pathophysiological considerations
Elena Pavlidis, Peter Uldall, Camilla Gøbel Madsen, Marina Nikanorova, Martin Fabricius, Hans Høgenhaven, Francesco Pisani, Rikke S. Møller, Elena Gardella, Guido Rubboli

En accès libre De novo 8p23.1 deletion in a patient with absence epilepsy
Nihan Hande Akcakaya, Özlem Yalcin Capan, Herbert Schulz, Thomas Sander, Server Hande Caglayan, Zuhal Yapıcı

Article Intractable ictal vomiting: a new form of reflex epilepsy?
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Sachin Sureshbabu, Dinesh Nayak, Vikash Aggarwal, Sudhir Peter, Laxmi Khanna, Gaurav Mittal

Volume 19, numéro 1, March 2017

Article Hemispheric polymicrogyria and neonatal seizures: a potentially life-threatening combination
Paula M. Brna, A. Simon Harvey, Richard J. Leventer

En accès libre Epileptic seizures, coma and EEG burst-suppression from suicidal bupropion intoxication
Anna Hiro Noda, Ulrich Schu, Tanja Maier, Susanne Knake, Felix Rosenow

Article Managing Lafora body disease with vagal nerve stimulation
Mohamad A. Mikati, Faysal Tabbara

Article Auditory seizures in autoimmune epilepsy: a case with anti-thyroid antibodies
Claudia Varrasi, Domizia Vecchio, Luca Magistrelli, Gionata Strigaro, Laura Tassi, Roberto Cantello

Article Epilepsy with myoclonic atonic seizures and chronic cerebellar symptoms associated with antibodies against glutamate receptors N2B and D2 in serum and cerebrospinal fluid
Ryuki Matsuura, Shin-ichiro Hamano, Satoru Ikemoto, Yuko Hirata, Kotoko Suzuki, Kenjiro Kikuchi, Yukitoshi Takahashi

Article Levetiracetam-induced thrombocytopenia in a patient with status epilepticus
Jonguk Kim, Jung-Won Shin

Article Ictus emeticus presenting as an unusual seizure type in chromosome 22q11.2 deletion syndrome
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Pi-Lien Hung, Li-Tung Huang, Shang-Yeong Kwan, Kai-Ping Chang, Hsin-Hung Chen, Yi-Yen Lee, Hueng-Chuen Fan, Chien Chen

Article GNAO1-associated epileptic encephalopathy and movement disorders: c.607G>A variant represents a probable mutation hotspot with a distinct phenotype
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Ravindra Arya, Christine Spaeth, Donald L. Gilbert, James L. Leach, Katherine D. Holland

Volume 18, numéro 4, December 2016

Article Stimulation of the bilateral anterior nuclei of the thalamus in the treatment of refractory epilepsy: two cases of subcortical band heterotopia
Ana Franco, José Pimentel, Alexandre Rainha Campos, Carlos Morgado, Sara Pinelo, António Gonçalves Ferreira, Carla Bentes

Article Aicardi syndrome: epilepsy surgery as a palliative treatment option for selected patients and pathological findings
Irina Podkorytova, Ajay Gupta, Elaine Wyllie, Ahsan Moosa, William Bingaman, Richard Prayson, Elia M Pestana Knight

Article Drug-resistant epilepsy after treatment for childhood acute lymphocytic leukaemia: from focal epilepsy to Lennox-Gastaut syndrome
Karina A. González-Otárula, Blanca Mercedes Álvarez, François Dubeau

Article Can diffusion-weighted imaging be used as a tool to predict seizures in patients with PLEDS?
Jaishree Narayanan

Article Amoxicillin, a potential epileptogenic drug
João Raposo, Rute Teotónio, Conceição Bento, Francisco Sales

Volume 18, numéro 3, September 2016

En accès libre Sultiame revisited: treatment of refractory absence seizures
Kathleen M. Gorman, Amre Shahwan

En accès libre Electroclinical phenotypes and outcomes in TBC1D24-related epilepsy
Brian Appavu, Natalie Guido-Estrada, Kristin Lindstrom, Theresa Grebe, John F. Kerrigan, Matthew Troester

Volume 18, numéro 2, June 2016

En accès libre Non-ketotic hyperglycaemia presenting as epilepsia partialis continua
Kyoung Jin Hwang, SungSang Yoon, Key-Chung Park

En accès libre Initial manifestation of type I diabetes mellitus as an unusual cause of early post-operative seizures
Barbora Benova, Pavel Krsek, Zdenek Sumnik, Martin Kudr, Vladimir Komarek, Michal Tichy

En accès libre Neuronal autoantibodies in patients with Rasmussen's encephalitis
Bedia Samanci, Pınar Tektürk, Erdem Tüzün, Ece Erdağ, Demet Kınay, Zuhal Yapıcı, Betül Baykan

En accès libre Early-life epileptic encephalopathy secondary to SZT2 pathogenic recessive variants
Charu Venkatesan, Brad Angle, John J. Millichap

Volume 18, numéro 1, March 2016

En accès libre RFT1-congenital disorder of glycosylation (CDG) syndrome: a cause of early-onset severe epilepsy
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Alec Aeby, Cynthia Prigogine, Catheline Vilain, Geneviève Malfilatre, Jaak Jaeken, Damien Lederer, Patrick Van Bogaert

En accès libre Deterioration of dyslexia after non-dominant temporal lobectomy for drug-resistant epilepsy
Roel H.L. Haeren, Marc P.H. Hendriks, Marielle Vlooswijk, Lex Verdyck, Vivianne H.J.M. van Kranen-Mastenbroek, Louis Wagner, Sophie van Benthum, Olaf E.M.G. Schijns

En accès libre Electrophysiological findings in Rasmussen's syndrome
Ayşegül Gündüz, Meral E. Kızıltan, Tülin Coşkun, Şakir Delil, Naz Yeni, Çiğdem Özkara

En accès libre Oral clomethiazole treatment for paediatric non-convulsive status epilepticus
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Darshan Das, Sophia Varadkar, Krishna B Das

En accès libre Response to immunotherapy in a patient with Landau-Kleffner syndrome and GRIN2A mutation
Nina Fainberg, Amy Harper, Dmitry Tchapyjnikov, Mohamad A. Mikati

En accès libre A case of recurrent status epilepticus and successful management with progesterone
Bhargavi Ramanujam, Amit Arora, Varun Malhotra, Deepa Dash, Santosh Mehta, Manjari Tripathi

En accès libre Olanzapine-related repetitive focal seizures with lingual dystonia
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Francesca Anzellotti, Margherita Capasso, Valerio Frazzini, Marco Onofrj

Volume 17, numéro 4, December 2015

En accès libre Diaphragm myoclonus followed by generalised atonia in a patient with trisomy 4p: unusual semiology in an unusual condition
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James Varley, Tim Wehner, Sanjay Sisodiya

En accès libre Epileptic spasms: a previously unreported manifestation of WDR45 gene mutation
Kathryn I Xixis, Mohamad A Mikati

En accès libre The ketogenic diet in two paediatric patients with refractory myoclonic status epilepticus
Roberto Horacio Caraballo, Gabriela Reyes Valenzuela, Marisa Armeno, Sebastian Fortini, Graciela Mestre, Araceli Cresta

En accès libre Resection of focal cortical dysplasia located in the upper pre-central gyrus
Samer Serag Eldin, Masaki Iwasaki, Yoshiyuki Nishio, Kazutaka Jin, Nobukazu Nakasato, Teiji Tominaga

En accès libre Electroclinical and cytogenetic features of epilepsy in cri-du-chat syndrome
Yukako Nakagami, Kiyohito Terada, Hitoshi Ikeda, Toshio Hiyoshi, Yushi Inoue

Volume 17, numéro 3, September 2015

En accès libre Multiphasic presentation of Rasmussen's encephalitis
Andreja Avberšek, Anna Miserocchi, Andrew W. McEvoy, Ayesha V. Patel, Eleonora Aronica, Ingmar Blümcke, Thomas S. Jacques, James Acheson, Maria Thom, Sanjay M. Sisodiya

En accès libre Insight into the precuneus: a novel seizure semiology in a child with epilepsy arising from the right posterior precuneus
Janette Mailo, Richard Tang-Wai

En accès libre Focal inhibitory seizure with prolonged deficit in adult Sturge-Weber syndrome
Jerome Aupy, Charlotte Bonnet, Jean-Simon Arnould, Philippe Fernandez, Cecile Marchal, Paolo Zanotti-Fregonara

En accès libre Generalized seizure with falling and unresponsive staring provoked by somatosensory stimulation: a video-EEG study
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Sayaka Suzuki, Kaori Sassa, Yuichi Abe, Hideo Yamanouchi

En accès libre Long-lasting seizure-related anxiety in patients with temporal lobe epilepsy and comorbid psychiatric disorders
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Sebastien Boulogne, Hélène Catenoix, Philippe Ryvlin, Sylvain Rheims