On the origin of painful somatosensory seizures.

  title={On the origin of painful somatosensory seizures.},
  author={Alexandra Montavont and François Maugui{\`e}re and Laure Mazzola and Luis Garc{\'i}a-Larrea and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Catenoix and Philippe Ryvlin and Jean Isnard},
  volume={84 6},
OBJECTIVE To explore whether painful somatosensory seizures (PSS) are generated in the primary somatosensory cortex (SI area) or in the operculo-insular cortex. METHODS We analyzed ictal recordings and data from stimulation using intracerebral electrodes exploring the operculo-insular cortex (including secondary somatosensory [SII] region), SI area,and… CONTINUE READING