Pediatric epilepsy syndromes: an update and critical review.

  title={Pediatric epilepsy syndromes: an update and critical review.},
  author={Michael S. Duchowny and A. Simon Harvey},
  volume={37 Suppl 1},
Epilepsy syndromes occupy an important position in the current nosology of the epilepsies, describing and classifying seizure disorders with shared clinical and EEG features. Increasingly, this schema is being refined as new information becomes available and our understanding of etiology and presentation of each syndrome widens. Advances in neuroimaging and neurogenetics have been particularly important and are likely to fundamentally change our concepts of syndrome classification. At present… CONTINUE READING


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