John Libbey Eurotext

Epileptic Disorders

The Educational Journal of the

Atypical benign partial epilepsy/pseudo-Lennox syndrome Volume 2, supplément 4, Supplément 1, Décembre 2000

Auteur
Klinik für Neuropädiatrie der CAU Kiel, Schwanenweg 20, 24105 Kiel, Germany
  • Page(s) : 11-7
  • Année de parution : 2001

In 1982, Aicardi and Chevrie reported on seven children who fulfilled the main criteria for the diagnosis of rolandic epilepsy (RE). Additionally, these patients suffered from generalized minor seizures and showed a marked activation of epileptic discharges amounting to a discontinuous asymmetrical slow spike wave activity during sleep [1]. Because of the excellent prognosis for epilepsy as well as mental development, they coined the term atypical [...]