Epileptic features of patients with unilateral and bilateral schizencephaly.

@article{Lopes2006EpilepticFO,
  title={Epileptic features of patients with unilateral and bilateral schizencephaly.},
  author={C. E. Ferreira Lopes and Fernando Cendes and Ana Maria Sedrez Gonzaga Piovesana and F{\'a}bio R. Torres and Iscia T Lopes-Cendes and Maria Augusta Santos Montenegro and Marilisa Mantovani Guerreiro},
  journal={Journal of child neurology},
  year={2006},
  volume={21 9},
  pages={757-60}
}
The extent of cortical maldevelopment might correlate with the severity of the clinical manifestation, such as cognitive delay or motor dysfunction. The objective of this study was to investigate the clinical features of epilepsy in patients with unilateral and bilateral schizencephaly. We studied 44 consecutive patients with schizencephaly diagnosed by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). The epileptic features were analyzed in detail: frequency of epilepsy, median age at onset of epilepsy… CONTINUE READING