Occipital lobe epilepsy in children: characterization, evaluation and surgical outcomes.

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INTRODUCTION Occipital lobe epilepsy (OLE) poses a diagnostic challenge to clinicians. Here, we present our experience in the surgical management of OLE in children using magnetoencephalography (MEG) in the pre-operative evaluation. METHODS Retrospective chart review was performed from 2000 to 2010 to identify patients with OLE. Patients were analyzed in… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2011.12.015

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@article{Ibrahim2012OccipitalLE, title={Occipital lobe epilepsy in children: characterization, evaluation and surgical outcomes.}, author={George M. Ibrahim and Aria Fallah and Gregory W. Albert and Teresa Withers and Hiroshi Otsubo and Ayako Ochi and Tomoyuki Akiyama and Elizabeth J. Donner and Shelly Karen Weiss and O. C. Snead and James M. Drake and James T. Rutka}, journal={Epilepsy research}, year={2012}, volume={99 3}, pages={335-45} }