Neuropsychological and behavioral status of children with complex partial seizures.

  title={Neuropsychological and behavioral status of children with complex partial seizures.},
  author={J. Sch{\"o}nfeld and Michael Seidenberg and Austin Woodard and Kurt Hecox and Carmela Inglese and K T Mack and Bruce Hermann},
  journal={Developmental medicine and child neurology},
  volume={41 11},
Neuropsychological and behavioral status were examined in 57 children aged 7 to 16 years with complex partial seizures (CPS) and compared with 27 sibling control children of the same age. Epilepsy had a significant effect on both cognitive and behavioral adjustment measures. Children with CPS had significant impairment across all seven cognitive domains assessed, reflective of a profile of relatively diffuse and generalized cognitive dysfunction. Age at onset of recurrent seizures was the… CONTINUE READING

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