Seizures in children with primary brain tumors: incidence and long-term outcome.

@article{Khan2005SeizuresIC,
  title={Seizures in children with primary brain tumors: incidence and long-term outcome.},
  author={Raja Basit Khan and Daniel L Hunt and Frederick A. Boop and Robert. A. Sanford and Thomas E. Merchant and Amar Gajjar and Larry E. Kun},
  journal={Epilepsy research},
  year={2005},
  volume={64 3},
  pages={85-91}
}
PURPOSE To estimate the incidence and long-term outcome of brain tumor related seizures in children and to identify risk factors for adverse seizure outcome. METHODS Analysis of medical records of children treated for brain tumor and seizures in a single institution. Children were identified from hospital database and neurology clinic records. Seizure status was characterized for the 6 months prior to most recent follow-up. RESULTS Median follow-up after first seizure of the 157 analyzed… CONTINUE READING