John Libbey Eurotext

Can protrusion of the tongue stop seizures in Rolandic Epilepsy? Volume 1, numéro 4, Décembre 1999

Divisione di Neuropsichiatria Infantile, Fondazione “Istituto Neurologico, Casimiro Mondino”, V. Palestro 3, 27100 Pavia, Italy
  • Page(s) : 217-20
  • Année de parution : 2000

Introduction Benign partial epilepsy with centro-temporal spikes (BECT) is one of the most common forms of epilepsy in childhood [1]. The frequency of seizures is generally low and the interictal EEG pattern is well defined. There are few descriptions of the ictal discharge in the literature [2]. Colamaria et al. [3] in 1991, described a case of BECT where protrusion of the tongue and voluntary movements of the buccal area induced [...]