Lennox-Gastaut syndrome

Known as: Gastaut Syndrome, Lennox, Lennox Gastaut Syndromes, Lennox Gastaut syndrome 
A syndrome characterized by frequent episodes of epilepsy during childhood. The epileptic episodes may be tonic, atonic, myoclonic, or absence… (More)
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2014
2014
Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (LGS) is an epileptic encephalopathy with a heterogeneous etiology. In this study, we aimed to explore… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Lennox-Gastaut syndrome is a catastrophic pediatric epilepsy syndrome characterized by multiple types of treatment… (More)
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2003
Review
2003
Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (LGS) is a childhood epileptic encephalopathy characterized by an electroclinical triad of generalized… (More)
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2001
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2001
PURPOSE Vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) is approved for use for refractory partial seizures. Nevertheless, information regarding… (More)
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2000
2000
Lennox-Gastaut syndrome is a severe age-specific epilepsy syndrome that presents with medication-resistant seizures in childhood… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy and safety of topiramate as adjunctive therapy for Lennox-Gastaut syndrome in a multicenter… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND The Lennox-Gastaut syndrome, a severe form of epilepsy that usually begins in early childhood, is difficult to treat… (More)
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1996
1996
We investigated the long-term prognosis of Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (LGS) in 72 patients followed up for > 10 years. Long-term… (More)
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1993
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1993
BACKGROUND The Lennox-Gastaut syndrome is a childhood disorder characterized by multiple types of seizures, mental retardation… (More)
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Review
1993
Review
1993
One of the most challenging areas in nosology is in the field of severe generalized epilepsy of early childhood. This is… (More)
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