Migrating focal seizures during infancy: a case report and pathologic study.

@article{Fasulo2012MigratingFS,
  title={Migrating focal seizures during infancy: a case report and pathologic study.},
  author={Lorena Fasulo and Silvia Giorguli Saucedo and Lidia C{\'a}ceres and Silvana Solis and Roberto H Caraballo},
  journal={Pediatric neurology},
  year={2012},
  volume={46 3},
  pages={182-4}
}
Migrating focal seizures in infancy are an unusual and often overlooked epilepsy syndrome, with onset before age 6 months, in which nearly continuous seizures involve multiple, independent areas of both hemispheres with an arrest of psychomotor development. We describe a patient with migrating focal seizures in infancy whose seizures began at age 45 days. The seizures were refractory to common antiepileptic drugs. At age 6 months, the infant received potassium bromide and became almost seizure… CONTINUE READING
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