John Libbey Eurotext

Surgical pathology of drug-resistant partial epilepsy. A 10-year-experience with a series of 327 consecutive resections. [Published with videosequences]. Volume 4, numéro 2, June 2002

Department of Pathology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Hôpital Albert-Michallon, BP 217, 38043 Grenoble, Cedex 09, France.
  • Page(s) : 99-119
  • Année de parution : 2002

Epilepsy, one of the most common neurological disorders, falling just behind stroke, and represents a major public health problem in developed and developing countries [1-7], with an estimated prevalence of 5 to 10 per 1,000 population in North America [4]. Partial seizures, mainly represented by the classic, temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) account for approximately one-half of all patients with epilepsy [6, 8], and are often refractory to [...]