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Clinical commentaries

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

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Article Possible critical region associated with late-onset spasms in 17p13.1–p13.2 microdeletion syndrome: a report of two new cases and review of the literature
Naohiro Yamamoto, Shin Okazaki, Ichiro Kuki, Naoki Yamada, Shizuka Nagase, Megumi Nukui, Takeshi Inoue, Rie Kawakita, Tohru Yorifuji, Takao Hoshina, Toshiyuki Seto, Toshiyuki Yamamoto, Hisashi Kawawaki

Article Trisomy 20p/monosomy 18p associated with congenital bilateral perisylvian syndrome
Claudia M. Bonardi, Allan Bayat, Camilla Gøbel Madsen, Trine B. Hammer, Chiara Reale, Elena Gardella, Dragan Marjanovic, Sandor Beniczky, Rikke S. Møller, Guido Rubboli

Article ITPA-associated developmental and epileptic encephalopathy: characteristic neuroradiological features with novel clinical and biochemical findings
Meenal Garg, Jatinder Goraya, Gurpreet Kochar, Vivek Jain

Article First reported case of an inherited PACS2 pathogenic variant with variable expression
Elisabetta Cesaroni, Sara Matricardi, Silvia Cappanera, Carla Marini

Volume 24, issue 2, April 2022

Article Electrical Wada for pre-surgical memory testing: a case report
Erik Kaestner, Nigel P. Pedersen, Ranling Hu, Armin Vosoughi, Abdulrahman Alwaki, Andres Rodriguez Ruiz, Ekaterina Staikova, Kelsey C. Hewitt, Charles Epstein, Carrie R. McDonald, Robert E. Gross, Daniel L. Drane

En accès libre Localisation and stimulation of the parietal eye field
With Video

Thienan John Phamnguyen, Manori Wijayath, Andrew Bleasel, Zebunnessa Rahman, Melissa Bartley, Mark Dexter, Chong Wong

Article Epileptic negative myoclonus in herpes simplex virus encephalitis
With Video

Neel Fotedar, James Dolbow, Madhura Layfield, Suraj Thyagaraj, Jonathan Zande

Volume 24, issue 1, February 2022

Article Video game-induced reflex seizures via a smartphone
With Video

Antonella Riva, Erika Rebessi, Eliana Parente, Maurizio Viri, Pasquale Striano, Antonino Romeo

Article Major intra-familial variability in Unverricht-Lundborg disease
Amina Nasri, Sabrina Zidi, Imen Kacem, Saloua Mrabet, Mouna Ben Djebara, Amina Gargouri, Eric Leguern, Riadh Gouider

Article ACTH for epileptic spasms in Leigh syndrome with SLC19A3 mutation can induce status dystonicus
Hiroki Hoshino, Hideaki Kanemura

Article De novo psychosis after left temporal lobectomy: a case of forced normalization?
Marie Arthuis, Stanislas Lagarde, Aileen Mcgonigal, Fabrice Bartolomei

Article Focal status epilepticus may trigger relapse of primary angiitis of the CNS
Antoine Guilmot, Sofia Maldonado Slootjes, Thierry Duprez, Julie Lelotte, Martin Lammens, André Peeters, Susana Ferrao Santos

Article Progression of alternating hemiplegia of childhood-related focal epilepsy to electrical status epilepticus in sleep with reversible encephalopathy
Derek Neupert, Puya Abbassi, Lyndsey Prange, Robert Flamini, Mohamad A. Mikati

Article Flashing lights and epileptic spasms: should we be routinely performing intermittent photic stimulation in infants?
With Video

Marvin H. Braun, Naureen Jooma, Morris H. Scantlebury

Article Epilepsia partialis continua associated with the p.Arg403Cys variant of the DNM1L gene: an unusual clinical progression with two episodes of super-refractory status epilepticus with a 13-year remission interval
With Video

Sara Minghetti, Roberto Giorda, Massimo Mastrangelo, Laura Tassi, Nicoletta Zanotta, Sara Galbiati, Maria Teresa Bassi, Claudio Zucca

Article De novo status epilepticus possibly related to battery depletion of anterior thalamic brain stimulator
Gadi Miron, Ido Strauss, Firas Fahoum

Volume 23, issue 6, December 2021

Article Exacerbation of eyelid myoclonia in patients with epilepsy and eyelid myoclonia receiving cannabidiol
Ifrah Zawar, Linfa Franic, Prakash Kotagal, Elia Pestana Knight

Article Room tilt illusion in epilepsy
Deema Fattal, Anne-Sophie Wattiez, Erik St Louis, Karina Gonzalez-Otarula, Rup Sainju

Article Sexual orgasm as a trigger for reflex epilepsy
Ana Azevedo, Rita Rodrigues, Bárbara Teixeira, Peter Grebe

En accès libre Atypical presentation of sunflower epilepsy featuring an EEG pattern of continuous spike waves during slow-wave sleep
With Video

Esmeralda Nava, Andrea Capone Mori, Pasquale Striano, Georgia Ramantani

Article Intracortical focal non-convulsive status epilepticus causing cerebral hypoxia and intracranial hypertension
José L. Fernández-Torre, Miguel A. Hernández-Hernández, David Mato-Mañas, Enrique Marco de Lucas, Elsa Gómez-Ruiz, Rubén Martín-Láez

Article Eyelid myoclonia with absences related to epileptic negative myoclonus
With Video

Atsuro Daida, Mina Yokoyama, Kaoru Yamamoto, Daisuke Hasegawa, Isao Kusakawa, Chuan-Yu Wang, Masaaki Ogihara

Volume 23, issue 5, October 2021

Article Beneficial effects of the ketogenic diet on drug-resistant epileptic encephalopathy associated with a de novo NBEA pathogenic variant
Silvia Schiavoni, Carlotta Spagnoli, Susanna Rizzi, Grazia Gabriella Salerno, Daniele Frattini, Francesco Pisani, Carlo Fusco

Article A case of repetitive seizures following immune checkpoint inhibitor therapy as a feature of autoimmune encephalitis
Yoshiko Takebayashi, Shuichiro Neshige, Tetsutaro Hayashi, Shiro Aoki, Hiroki Ueno, Koji Iida, Hirofumi Maruyama

Article Early-onset bradykinetic rigid syndrome and reflex seizures in a child with PURA syndrome
With Video

Roberta Solazzi, Elena Fiorini, Elena Parrini, Renzo Guerrini, Bernardo Dalla Bernardina, Nardo Nardocci, Gaetano Cantalupo

Article Unilateral catalepsy in non-convulsive status epilepticus
Biagio Orlando, Alessandra Morano, Emanuele Cerulli Irelli, Martina Fanella, Anna Teresa Giallonardo, Carlo Di Bonaventura

Article Musicogenic epilepsy in paraneoplastic limbic encephalitis: a video-EEG case report
With Video

Alessandra Morano, Biagio Orlando, Martina Fanella, Emanuele Cerulli Irelli, Claudio Colonnese, Pierpaolo Quarato, Anna Teresa Giallonardo, Carlo Di Bonaventura

Article Non-convulsive status epilepticus as an initial manifestation of herpes simplex virus encephalitis
Marta Jeremić, Mirjana Arsenijević, Dejana Jovanović, Ivana Berisavac

Volume 23, issue 4, August 2021

Article Paroxysmal tonic upgaze in a child with SCN8A-related encephalopathy
With Video

Roberta Solazzi, Barbara Castellotti, Laura Canafoglia, Giuliana Messina, Stefania Magri, Elena Freri, Francesca Ragona, Silvana Franceschetti, Jacopo C. Di Francesco, Cinzia Gellera, Tiziana Granata

Article Musicogenic epilepsy with ictal asystole: a video-EEG case report
With Video

Jeanne Benoit, Florence Martin, Pierre Thomas

Article Multimodal approach in the pre-surgical evaluation of focal epilepsy surgery candidates: how far are we from a non-invasive ESI-based “sourcectomy”?
Giulia Nobile, Alessandro Consales, Domenico Tortora, Mattia Pacetti, Francesca Gianno, Dario Arnaldi, Silvia Morbelli, Margherita Mancardi, Ivana Sartori, Massimo Cossu, Lino Nobili, Matteo Cataldi

Article Efficacy of lacosamide in neonatal-onset super-refractory status epilepticus: a case report
Veronica Bertozzi, Claudia M. Bonardi, Gaia Biscalchin, Clarissa Tona, Angela Amigoni, Stefano Sartori

Article Bathing epilepsy: a video case report
With Video

Alberto M. Cappellari, Chiara Bulgaro, Gaia Bruschi, Marco Papa

Volume 23, issue 3, June 2021

Article Inferior parietal lobule gyrations in refractory epilepsy
Javeria Nooraine, Seetharam Raghavendra

Article Super-refractory status epilepticus in autoimmune encephalitis treated with interleukin-1 receptor antagonist, anakinra
Chun-ho Choi, Sze-ho Ma, Karen KY. Ma, Howan Leung, Vincent CT. Mok

Article Sotos syndrome: a pitfall in the presurgical workup of temporal lobe epilepsy
Linda Bättig, Richard Rosch, Katharina Steindl, Sarah Elisabeth Bürki, Georgia Ramantani

Volume 23, issue 2, April 2021

En accès libre Successful treatment of epilepsia partialis continua with perampanel: two pediatric cases
With Video

Ali Mir, Montaha Almudhry, Fouad Al-Ghamdi, Shahid Bashir

En accès libre Chapeau de gendarme in a toddler points to focal epilepsy originating from the subcentral gyrus
With Video

Christina T. Rüsch, Bigna K. Bölsterli, Carlotta Carosio, Georgia Ramantani

En accès libre Pharmacokinetic data on brivaracetam, lacosamide and perampanel during pregnancy and lactation
Cecilie Johannessen Landmark, Lene Rektorli, Margrete Larsen Burns, Eline Revdal, Svein I. Johannessen, Eylert Brodtkorb

En accès libre Mild malformation of cortical development with oligodendroglial hyperplasia and epilepsy (MOGHE): a widespread disease with an apparently focal epilepsy
Raghavendra Seetharam, Javeria Nooraine, Radhika Mhatre, Jaychandran Ramachandran, Rajesh B. Iyer, Anita Mahadevan

En accès libre Cryptogenic new-onset refractory status epilepticus (NORSE) following blood transfusion in a patient with severe anemia
Connie K. Wu, Collin J. Culbertson, Erica L. Von Stein, Sandeep Walia, Prashanth Krishnamohan, Zachary D. Threlkeld

En accès libre Temporal-parietal-occipital epilepsy in GEFS+ associated with SCN1A mutation
Antonella Riva, Antonietta Coppola, Ganna Balagura, Marcello Scala, Michele Iacomino, Francesca Marchese, Elisabetta Amadori, Simona Lattanzi, Roberta Meo, Salvatore Striano, Vincenzo Salpietro, Federico Zara, Carlo Minetti, Pasquale Striano, Leonilda Bilo

En accès libre Epilepsy phenotypes associated with MAP1B-related brain malformations
Ravindra Arya, Christine Spaeth, Wenying Zhang

En accès libre Rage and aggressive behaviour in frontal lobe epilepsy: description of a case and review of the mechanisms of aggressive behaviour in epilepsy and dementia
With Video

Roberta Di Giacomo, Giuseppe Didato, Vincenzo Belcastro, Francesco Deleo, Chiara Pastori, Dario Arnaldi, Giuseppa Jolanda Rosa, Flavio Villani

Volume 23, issue 1, February 2021

En accès libre STXBP1 germline mutation and focal cortical dysplasia
With Video

Artem Sharkov, Olivier Dulac, Svetlana Gataullina

En accès libre Clinical seizure manifestations in the absence of synaptic connections
Emma Macdonald-Laurs, Catherine A. Bailey, Sarah Barton, Joseph Yuan-Mou Yang, Simone Mandelstam, Duncan Macgregor, Paul J. Lockhart, Richard J. Leventer, Wirginia J. Maixner, A. Simon Harvey

En accès libre Clinical management of voice and breathing problems in two patients with vagus nerve stimulation therapy
With Video

Sonja Alantie, Tanja Makkonen, Satu Hietala, Jukka Peltola

En accès libre Television-induced electronegative photoparoxysmal response: an extratemporal seizure mimic?
Gabriel Calado, Nimit Desai, Dorothee Kasteleijn, William O. Tatum

En accès libre Photoparoxysmal response in ADCK3 autosomal recessive ataxia: a case report and literature review
Sara Uccella, Livia Pisciotta, Mariasavina Severino, Enrico Bertini, Thea Giacomini, Ginevra Zanni, Giulia Prato, Elisa De Grandis, Lino Nobili, Maria Margherita Mancardi

En accès libre Clinical experience of abrupt discontinuation of perampanel: a case series
Marko Blickhan, Tassanai Intravooth, Anke. M. Staack, Reinhold Kornmeier, Patricia Mahn, Matthias Schneider, Jakob Stockinger, Matthias Bacher, Christoph Kurth, Bernhard J. Steinhoff