The clinical syndrome of early-life bilateral hippocampal sclerosis.

@article{Delong1997TheCS,
  title={The clinical syndrome of early-life bilateral hippocampal sclerosis.},
  author={G. Robert Delong and Emily R. Heinz},
  journal={Annals of neurology},
  year={1997},
  volume={42 1},
  pages={11-7}
}
Four infants had bilateral hippocampal sclerosis by magnetic resonance scans, including oblique coronal fast spin echo images of the temporal lobes; [18F]fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomographic scans, done in 2 infants, showed isolated bilateral anterior temporal lobe hypometabolism. All had epilepsy with episodes of status epilepticus. Despite adequate motor and sensory functions, all failed to develop language (or lost attained language), social skills, and complex purposive or… CONTINUE READING