Spectrum of epileptic syndromes with electrical status epilepticus during sleep in children.

@article{Liu2000SpectrumOE,
  title={Spectrum of epileptic syndromes with electrical status epilepticus during sleep in children.},
  author={X Yan Liu and Virginia Chun‐Nei Wong},
  journal={Pediatric neurology},
  year={2000},
  volume={22 5},
  pages={371-9}
}
There has been much debate about the nosologic forms of electrical status epilepticus during sleep (ESES) that can occur in a number of syndromes. The pathogenesis of ESES is unknown, and the natural course is variable. It is debatable whether these age-specific epileptic syndromes belong to the same spectrum of disorders with different severity but a common denominator of sleep-related hypersynchronization of generalized paroxysmal epileptic discharges. This report describes 18 children with… CONTINUE READING

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