John Libbey Eurotext

Epileptic Disorders

The Educational Journal of the

The concept of hereditary impairment of brain maturation Volume 2, supplément 4, Supplément 1, Décembre 2000

Auteurs
Epilepsie-Zentrum, 24223 Raisdorf, Germany
  • Page(s) : 45-9
  • Année de parution : 2001

The biological background of the genetic focal anomaly is currently unknown. The marked age dependence of the symptoms justifies the assumption of an hereditary impairment of brain maturation.The Commission of Classification and Terminology of the ILAE classifies epilepsies as generalized and localization-related, and as regards etiology, as idiopathic, symptomatic or cryptogenic. For practical clinical work this classification undoubtedly has [...]