Management of Focal-Onset Seizures

@article{Johannessen2012ManagementOF,
  title={Management of Focal-Onset Seizures},
  author={Svein I Johannessen and Elinor Ben-Menachem},
  journal={Drugs},
  year={2012},
  volume={66},
  pages={1701-1725}
}
Focal-onset seizures are manifestations of abnormal epileptic firing of brain cells in a localised area or areas of the brain. The diagnosis of focal-onset seizures initially entails an EEG, a detailed history from the patient and eyewitnesses, as well as computer tomographic or, preferably, magnetic resonance imaging scans. Video EEG to record ictal events may be necessary to establish the correct diagnosis.Focal seizures are classified according to the International Classification of… Expand
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