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Epileptic Disorders

The Educational Journal of the

Ictal spitting during a left temporal lobe-originated complex partial seizure: a case report Volume 2, numéro 3, Septembre 2000

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  • Ictal spitting during a left temporal lobe originated complex partial seizure: a case report

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University of Istanbul, CerrahpaGsa Medical Faculty, Department of Neurosurgery, Istanbul, 34303, Turkey
  • Page(s) : 169-72
  • Année de parution : 2000

Spitting is an infrequent automatism thought to arise from the right temporal lobe (RTL) [1]. There are a few cases of left temporal lobe (LTL) seizure onset, although a clear description of such cases is lacking [2]. We report a patient with left temporal mesial sclerosis, who exhibited prominent spitting automatism during his complex partial seizures (CPS). Case report A 35-year-old, right-handed man suffered from refractory [...]