Cognitive functioning before and after surgical resection for hypothalamic hamartoma and epilepsy.

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OBJECTIVE To determine whether patients with hypothalamic hamartoma (HH) improve in their cognitive functioning after neurosurgical resection of their HH and explore what variables correlate with cognitive outcome. METHODS Thirty-two patients underwent preoperative and postoperative neuropsychological testing. The age range of patients was between 3.3 and… (More)
DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0b013e3182a4a3e3

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@article{Wethe2013CognitiveFB, title={Cognitive functioning before and after surgical resection for hypothalamic hamartoma and epilepsy.}, author={Jennifer Wethe and George P. Prigatano and Jennifer A Gray and Kristina Chapple and Harold L. Rekate and John F. Kerrigan}, journal={Neurology}, year={2013}, volume={81 12}, pages={1044-50} }