John Libbey Eurotext

Unmasking the entity of ‘drug-resistant’ perioral myoclonia with absences: the twitches, darts and domes! Volume 23, issue 2, April 2021

  • [1] Rubboli G., Gardella E., Capovilla G. Idiopathic generalized epilepsy (IGE) syndromes in development: IGE with absences of early childhood, IGE with phantom absences, and perioral myoclonia with absences. Epilepsia. 2009;50:24-28. Suppl 5
  • [2] Berg A.T., Berkovic S.F., Brodie M.J., Buchhalter J., Cross J.H., van Emde Boas W. Revised terminology and concepts for organization of seizures and epilepsies: report of the ILAE Commission on Classification and Terminology, 2005-2009. Epilepsia. 2010;51:676-685.
  • [3] Panayiotopoulos C.P. Syndromes of idiopathic generalized epilepsies not recognized by the International League Against Epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2005;46:57-66. Suppl 9
  • [4] Japaridze G., Kasradze S., Lomidze G., Zhizhiashvili L., Kvernadze D., Geladze K. Focal EEG features and therapeutic response in patients with juvenile absence and myoclonic epilepsy. Clin Neurophysiol. 2016;127:1182-1187.
  • [5] Vrielynck P., Rostomashvili N., Degroote E., Ghariani S., van Rijckevorsel K. Perioral myoclonia with absences and myoclonic status aggravated by oxcarbazepine. Epileptic Disord. 2011;13:308-312.
  • [6] Surmeli R., Kurucu H., Yalcin A.D., Yeni S.N. A case of perioral myoclonia with absences and its evolution in adulthood? Epileptic Disord. 2018;20:195-199.
  • [7] Yang Z., Liu X., Qin J., Jiang Y. Neck myoclonia with absence seizures: report of 3 cases. J Child Neurol. 2009;24:1026-1029.
  • [8] Menon R., Baheti N.N., Cherian A., Iyer R.S. Oxcarbazepine induced worsening of seizures in Jeavons syndrome: lessons learnt from an interesting presentation. Neurol India. 2011;59:70-72.
  • [9] Karkare K.D., Menon R.N., Radhakrishnan A., Cherian A., Thomas S.V. Electroclinical characteristics and syndromic associations of “eye-condition” related visual sensitive epilepsies-A cross-sectional study. Seizure. 2018;58:62-71.
  • [10] d’Orsi G., Demaio V., Trivisano M., Pascarella M.G., Specchio L.M. Ictal video-polygraphic features of perioral myoclonia with absences. Epilepsy Behav. 2011;21:314-317.
  • [11] Baykan B., Noachtar S. Perioral myoclonia with absences: an overlooked and misdiagnosed generalized seizure type. Epilepsy Behav. 2005;6:460-462.
  • [12] Somerville E.R. Some treatments cause seizure aggravation in idiopathic epilepsies (especially absence epilepsy). Epilepsia. 2009;50:31-36. Suppl 8
  • [13] Liu L., Zheng T., Morris M.J., Wallengren C., Clarke A.L., Reid C.A. The mechanism of carbamazepine aggravation of absence seizures. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2006;319:790-798.
  • [14] Mulley J.C., Nelson P., Guerrero S., Dibbens L., Iona X., McMahon J.M. A new molecular mechanism for severe myoclonic epilepsy of infancy: exonic deletions in SCN1A. Neurology. 2006;67:1094-1095.
  • [15] Ellis C.A., Petrovski S., Berkovic S.F. Epilepsy genetics: clinical impacts and biological insights. Lancet Neurol. 2020;19:93-100.
  • [16] Scheffer I.E., Berkovic S., Capovilla G., Connolly M.B., French J., Guilhoto L. ILAE classification of the epilepsies: Position paper of the ILAE Commission for Classification and Terminology. Epilepsia. 2017;58:512-521.
  • [17] Zanzmera P., Menon R.N., Karkare K., Soni H., Jagtap S., Radhakrishnan A. Epilepsy with myoclonic absences: Electroclinical characteristics in a distinctive pediatric epilepsy phenotype. Epilepsy Behav. 2016;64:242-247.
  • [18] Sadleir L.G., Scheffer I.E., Smith S., Carstensen B., Farrell K., Connolly M.B. EEG features of absence seizures in idiopathic generalized epilepsy: impact of syndrome, age, and state. Epilepsia. 2009;50:1572-1578.
  • [19] Jobst B.C., Gonzalez-Martinez J., Isnard J., Kahane P., Lacuey N., Lahtoo S.D. The insula and its epilepsies. Epilepsy Curr. 2019;19:11-21.
  • [20] Radhakrishnan A., Menon R.N., Radhakrishnan K. Coexistence of idiopathic generalized epilepsy among surgically treated patients with drug-resistant temporal lobe epilepsy. Epilepsy Res. 2011;96:151-157.
  • [21] Kakisaka Y., Alexopoulos A.V., Gupta A., Wang Z.I., Mosher J.C., Iwasaki M. Generalized 3-Hz spike-and-wave complexes emanating from focal epileptic activity in pediatric patients. Epilepsy Behav. 2011;20:103-106.