John Libbey Eurotext

About benign idiopathic partial epilepsies in infancy Volume 4, numéro 3, September 2002

Auteur
Dpt. of Child Neuropsychiatry, "C. Poma" Hospital, Viale Albertoni n.1, 46100 Mantova, Italy.
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  • Année de parution : 2002

We read with interest the paper by Bureau et al. [1] reporting on an EEG marker in infancy-onset focal epilepsies. Their data confirm our previous observation published in Brain & Development in the year 2000 [2]. But, in our report, we described not only a peculiar and characteristic EEG pattern (very similar to Bureau's cases), but we hypothesized on the existence of a previously unreported idiopathic benign partial epilepsy in infancy. [...]