Single-photon emission computed tomography in a patient with ictal metamorphopsia

@article{Heo2004SinglephotonEC,
  title={Single-photon emission computed tomography in a patient with ictal metamorphopsia},
  author={Kyoung Heo and Yang Je Cho and Seung-Koo Lee and Sun Ah Park and Kyu-Sik Kim and Byung In Lee},
  journal={Seizure},
  year={2004},
  volume={13},
  pages={250-253}
}
Metamorphopsia is a type of visual illusion, which has been reported as a rare ictal manifestation. The patient presented with a simple partial status epilepticus characterised by continuous facial metamorphopsia, intermittently accompanied by elementary visual hallucinations or other types of visual illusions. Subtraction single-photon emission computed tomography images showed an increased perfusion in the ventrolateral aspect of the right temporo-occipital junction (middle and inferior… CONTINUE READING