Valentina M Racaru

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The comorbidity between epilepsy and sleep disorders is well documented. However, the mechanisms underlining this comorbidity are not fully understood. The putative role of anti epileptic drugs in sleep architecture disturbances in epileptic children needs to be explored. In this study, we analysed sleep architecture of 75 epileptic children (30 females and(More)
BACKGROUND Succinic semialdehyde dehydrogenase deficiency (SSADH) is a rare neurometabolic disorder involving the degradation of gamma-aminobutyric acid. Clinically, SSADH deficiency causes progressive or static encephalopathy with late infantile to early childhood onset. It is known that sleep disorders are a common clinical finding in these patients.(More)
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