Landau Kleffner syndrome: electroclinical and etiopathogenic heterogeneity.


Landau - Kleffner syndrome is a rare, functional, age-related epilepsy with aphasia and epileptiform discharges on EEG. The heterogenity of clinical presentations, course, long-term outcome and response to treatment suggests multiple underlying etiologies. Normal children abruptly develop deterioration of language functions along with spike and wave… (More)