Symptomatic complex partial status epilepticus manifesting as utilization behavior of a mobile phone.

@article{Carota2009SymptomaticCP,
  title={Symptomatic complex partial status epilepticus manifesting as utilization behavior of a mobile phone.},
  author={Antonio Carota and J Novy and Andrea O. Rossetti},
  journal={Epilepsy & behavior : E&B},
  year={2009},
  volume={14 3},
  pages={553-5}
}
Utilization behavior (UB) consists of reaching out and using objects in the environment in an automatic manner and out of context. This behavior has been correlated to frontal lobe dysfunction, especially of the right hemisphere. We describe a 60-year-old woman, affected by a glioblastoma located in the right frontal region, who presented with intermittent… CONTINUE READING