Maša Kovačević

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An altered metal and electrolyte profile has been implicated in the pathologic mechanisms of chronic epilepsy; however, no study has comprehensively measured hippocampal concentrations of these elements in patients with mesial temporal lobe epilepsy and hippocampal sclerosis (mTLE-HS). We therefore analyzed hippocampi of 24 patients with drug-resistant(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine cortical thickness (CTh), cortical surface area (CSA), curvature and sulcal depth (SD) in patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES). METHODS Freesurfer software was used to identify differences between active and control group in Cth, CSA, curvature, and SD. Neuropsychological tests intending to document possible(More)
INTRODUCTION Renal stone disease is commonly due to hypercalciuria [1, 2], which may be assessed either from a 24-hour urinary collection or from the fasting first morning urine. Hypercalciuria during childhood has been defined by a 24-hour calcium excretion greater than 3.5 mg/kg per day and/or calcium to creatinine ratio greater than 0.20 [3]. The(More)
In the period 1990-1992 in Belgrade area a diagnosis of Lyme disease was registered in 487 patients. There were 195 men and 292 women. The disease was registered in all ages groups, median age 38 y. The tick bite has been confirmed in 379 (77.8%) patients. Erythema migrans was the first sign of illness in 387 (84.6%) patients. The disease resoted in(More)