John Libbey Eurotext

Epileptic Disorders

The Educational Journal of the

Migraine and the benign partial epilepsies of childhood: evidence for an association Volume 2, supplément 4, Supplément 1, Décembre 2000

Auteur
Montreal Neurological Hospital and Institute, 3801 University Street, Montreal, QC, H3A 2B4
  • Page(s) : 37-9
  • Année de parution : 2001

Diagnostic considerations Recent interest in the relationship between migraine and epilepsy arose from recognition of the fact that patients who had unmistakable migraine with aura, at times developed clearly epileptic events in association with the aura [1-3]. Most of the time it is fairly easy to distinguish between a migrainous and an epileptic aura, mainly on the basis of the characteristic evolution, which is quite different from the [...]