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Epileptic Disorders

The Educational Journal of the

Epilepsy classification and additional definitions in occipital lobe epilepsy Volume 17, issue 3, September 2015


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1 Ordu University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Child Neurology
2 Ministery of Health, Goztepe Teaching and Research Hospital-Istanbul Medeniyet University, Department of Pediatrics, Child Neurology, Turkey
* Correspondence: Kutluhan Yilmaz, Prof.Dr. Ordu Üniversitesi, Tıp Fakültesi, Çocuk Sağ. ve Hast., Çocuk Nörolojisi, Ordu, Turkey
  • Key words: epilepsy classification, epilepsy syndrome, occipital epilepsy, children, occipital lobe epilepsy of Gastaut, Panayiotopoulos syndrome
  • DOI : 10.1684/epd.2015.0767
  • Page(s) : 299-307
  • Published in: 2015


To evaluate epileptic children with occipital lobe epilepsy (OLE) in the light of the characteristics of Panayiotopoulos syndrome and late-onset occipital lobe epilepsy of Gastaut (OLE-G).