Auteur(s) : Alexis Arzimanoglou, Trevor Resnick
Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (LGS) is a rare and severe epileptic
encephalopathy that typically starts in early to- mid childhood.
Although usually characterised by a triad of features comprising
multiple seizure types (including tonic seizures), abnormal EEG
with background slow spike-wave and poly-spike abnormalities, and
cognitive impairment, the precise limits of the syndrome remain
controversial. Accurate diagnosis of LGS is fraught with