Is physical activity beneficial for recovery in temporal lobe epilepsy? Evidences from animal studies

@article{Arida2009IsPA,
  title={Is physical activity beneficial for recovery in temporal lobe epilepsy? Evidences from animal studies},
  author={R. Arida and F. Scorza and C. Scorza and E. Cavalheiro},
  journal={Neuroscience \& Biobehavioral Reviews},
  year={2009},
  volume={33},
  pages={422-431}
}
Exposure to different physical and cognitive stimulus have been shown to induce extensive neuronal plasticity in both undamaged and injured central nervous system, such as enhanced neurogenesis in the dentate gyrus of the hippocampus, up-regulation of neurotrophic factors and improved learning and memory. Neuronal plasticity also is found during certain neurodegenerative conditions, including the temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE). TLE is the most common form of partial epilepsy, characterized by… Expand
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