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Increased neocortical spiking and surgical outcome after selective amygdalo-hippocampectomy
- F. Cendes, F. Dubeau, A. Olivier, A. Cukiert, F. Andermann
- Psychology, Medicine
- Epilepsy Research
- 1 December 1993
Abstract We studied the electrocorticogram (ECoG) before and immediately after transcortical selective amygdalo-hippocampectomy, prospectively in 13 consecutive patients and retrospectively in three… Expand
Seizure outcome after hippocampal deep brain stimulation in a prospective cohort of patients with refractory temporal lobe epilepsy
PURPOSE In this study, we present the results obtained from a series of patients with refractory temporal lobe epilepsy (r-TLE) who underwent hippocampal deep brain stimulation (Hip-DBS). METHODS… Expand
Extended, One‐stage Callosal Section for Treatment of Refractory Secondarily Generalized Epilepsy in Patients with Lennox–Gastaut and Lennox‐like Syndromes
Summary: Purpose: We report on the efficacy and safety of extended one‐stage callosal section performed in a large and homogeneous series of patients.
Seizure outcome after hippocampal deep brain stimulation in patients with refractory temporal lobe epilepsy: A prospective, controlled, randomized, double‐blind study
- A. Cukiert, C. M. Cukiert, J. A. Burattini, P. Mariani, Daniela Fontes Bezerra
- 26 July 2017
We designed a prospective, randomized, controlled, double‐blind study to evaluate the efficacy of hippocampal deep brain stimulation (Hip‐DBS) in patients with refractory temporary lobe epilepsy… Expand
Glycosaminoglycan levels and proteoglycan expression are altered in the hippocampus of patients with mesial temporal lobe epilepsy
- S. R. Perosa, M. Porcionatto, A. Cukiert, J. R. M. Martins, M. G. Naffah-Mazzacoratti
- Medicine, Biology
- Brain Research Bulletin
- 15 September 2002
Extracellular matrix proteoglycans (PGs) and glycosaminoglycans (GAGs) play a crucial role in cell differentiation and synaptogenesis by modulating neurite outgrowth. The chondroitin sulfate… Expand
Insular epilepsy. Similarities to temporal lobe epilepsy. Case report.
Insular epilepsy has been rarely reported and its clinical and electrographic features are poorly understood. The electrographic study of the insula is difficult since it is hidden from the brain… Expand
A Prospective Long‐Term Study on the Outcome After Vagus Nerve Stimulation at Maximally Tolerated Current Intensity in a Cohort of Children With Refractory Secondary Generalized Epilepsy
- A. Cukiert, C. M. Cukiert, +4 authors Meire Argentoni-Baldochi
- Neuromodulation : journal of the International…
- 1 November 2013
We report the outcome after vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) in children with secondary generalized epilepsy.
Evaluation of magnetic resonance imaging criteria for cavernous sinus invasion in patients with pituitary adenomas: logistic regression analysis and correlation with surgical findings.
BACKGROUND This study used high-resolution magnetic resonance (MR) imaging (1.5 T) to define and evaluate preoperative imaging criteria for cavernous sinus invasion (CSI) by pituitary adenoma (PA).… Expand
Results of Surgery in Patients with Refractory Extratemporal Epilepsy with Normal or Nonlocalizing Magnetic Resonance Findings Investigated with Subdural Grids
Summary: Purpose: To study the efficacy of extensive coverage of the brain surface with subdural grids in defining extratemporal cortical areas amenable for resection in patients with refractory… Expand
Long-term outcome after callosotomy or vagus nerve stimulation in consecutive prospective cohorts of children with Lennox–Gastaut or Lennox-like syndrome and non-specific MRI findings
PURPOSE There is currently no resective (potentially curative) surgical option that is useful in patients with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome. Palliative procedures such as callosotomy (Cx), vagus nerve… Expand