John Libbey Eurotext

Isotope tracer-techniques in rolandic epilepsy and its variants Volume 2, supplément 4, Supplément 1, Décembre 2000

Service de neurologie, Hôpital civil, 1, place de l'Hôpital, B.P. 426, 67091 Strasbourg Cedex, France
  • Page(s) : 55-7
  • Année de parution : 2001

For ethical and practical reasons there are few studies on brain metabolism in rolandic epilepsy and its variants. Most studies have been performed in Landau-Kleffner syndrome or epilepsy with continuous spikes and waves during slow wave sleep (CSWS) which are considered to be included within the spectrum of rolandic epilepsy [1]. Van Bogaert performed a study using [18F]Fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography (FDG-PET) on 13 children [...]