Silvana Sarria

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INTRODUCTION We aim to investigate the clinical onset, computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance (MR) imaging findings, and follow-up of patients with cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA)-related inflammation, an uncommon but clinically striking presentation of CAA. METHODS We retrospectively reviewed the clinical manifestations, CT/MR imaging(More)
INTRODUCTION Visual phenomena can be symptoms of epileptic seizures, although with an uncertain clinical meaning and relationship with the epileptogenic focus. AIMS To describe the clinical implications of visual epileptic seizures according to their signs and symptoms in adults. PATIENTS AND METHODS Data were collected consecutively over a period of(More)
PURPOSE Among the different precipitating stimuli for reflex seizures, Touch-Induced Seizures (TIS) and Hot Water Seizures (HWS) are consistently described in different reports. The aim of this study was to analyze the clinical, EEG and image data of patients with TIS and HWS. METHODS We retrospectively analyzed patients who were followed up in our(More)
INTRODUCTION The aetiology of epilepsy is an important decisive factor in its treatment and prognosis. Diagnostic and therapeutic advances suggest that the causal distribution, treatment and prognosis of the population with epilepsy may have undergone some modification. AIM To describe the distribution of syndromes, aetiology and pharmacological treatment(More)
INTRODUCTION Malformations of cortical development (MCD) are an important cause of epilepsy, delayed psychomotor development or neurological deficits. AIM. To report on the long-term clinical course and differential characteristics of several groups of MCD in adults with epilepsy. PATIENTS AND METHODS Our sample consisted of patients over 16 years of age(More)
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