Surgical outcome of cortical dysplasias presenting with chronic intractable epilepsy: a 10-year experience.

@article{Tripathi2008SurgicalOO,
  title={Surgical outcome of cortical dysplasias presenting with chronic intractable epilepsy: a 10-year experience.},
  author={Manjari Tripathi and Mahendra S Singh and Madakasira Vasantha Padma and Shailesh Gaikwad and Chandra Shekhar Bal and Madhavi Tripathi and Chitra Sarkar and Aditya Hari Gupta and G Shukla and Varinder Paul Singh and Satish K. Jain and Bhawani Shanker Sharma and Poodipedi Sarat Chandra},
  journal={Neurology India},
  year={2008},
  volume={56 2},
  pages={138-43}
}
BACKGROUND There has been sparse description of cortical dysplasias (CDs) causing intractable epilepsy from India. AIM Clinical retrospective study of CDs causing intractable epilepsy that underwent surgery. MATERIALS AND METHODS Fifty-seven cases of CDs reviewed (1995 till July 2006) are presented. All patients had intractable epilepsy, and underwent a complete epilepsy surgery workup (inter ictal electroencephalography (EEG), video EEG, MRI as per epilepsy protocol, SPECT {interictal… CONTINUE READING