Contralateral medial temporal lobe damage in right but not left temporal lobe epilepsy: a 1H magnetic resonance spectroscopy study

@article{Zubler2003ContralateralMT,
  title={Contralateral medial temporal lobe damage in right but not left temporal lobe epilepsy: a 1H magnetic resonance spectroscopy study},
  author={Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Zubler and Margitta Seeck and Theodor Landis and Frank Henry and François Lazeyras},
  journal={Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery \& Psychiatry},
  year={2003},
  volume={74},
  pages={1240 - 1244}
}
Background: Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) of the hippocampus is useful in lateralising the epileptic focus in temporal lobe epilepsy for subsequent surgical resection. Previous studies have reported abnormal contralateral MRS values in up to 50% of the patients. Objective: To identify the contributing factors to contralateral damage, as determined by MRS, and its extension in patients with temporal lobe epilepsy. Methods: Single voxel MRS was carried out in the hippocampus and… 
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