Epilepsy and Neurocysticercosis in Latin America: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Abstract

BACKGROUND The difference in epilepsy burden existing among populations in tropical regions has been attributed to many factors, including the distribution of infectious diseases with neurologic sequels. To define the burden of epilepsy in Latin American Countries (LAC) and to investigate the strength of association with neurocysticercosis (NCC), considered… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002480

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