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Epileptic Disorders

The Educational Journal of the

The epileptogenic zone: general principles Volume 8, supplément 2, Supplement 2, September 2006

Auteurs
Epilepsy Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, USA
  • Page(s) : 1-9
  • Année de parution : 2006

Auteur(s) : Hans O Lüders, Imad Najm, Dileep Nair, Peter Widdess-Walsh, William Bingman Epilepsy Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, USA Sir Victor Horsley, a British neurosurgeon, pioneered epilepsy surgery and, in 1886, published the reports of successful cortical resections that resulted in a significant reduction in epileptic seizures in three patients (Horsley, 1886). At that time, V. Horsley assisted by J.H. Jackson (epileptologist) and D. Ferrier (neurophysiologist), identified [...]