Salaam Seizures

Known as: Salaam convulsions, Attacks, Salaam, Epileptic spasms 
A sudden flexion, extension or mixed extension-flexion of predominantly proximal and truncal muscles which is usually more sustained than a myoclonic… (More)
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1950-2017
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2016
2016
BACKGROUND We assessed the clinical utility of routine electroencephalography (EEG) in the prediction of epilepsy onset in… (More)
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2014
2014
OBJECTIVE To determine the efficacy of the ketogenic diet in controlling epileptic spasms after failing traditional antiepileptic… (More)
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2007
2007
We report the case of a 19-month-old boy with Pallister-Killian syndrome associated with West syndrome. The child was born at… (More)
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2005
2005
PURPOSE We analyzed the short- and long-term effects of adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) therapy for patients with epileptic… (More)
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2005
2005
Pallister-Killian syndrome (PKS) is a rare, sporadic, genetic disorder characterized by dysmorphic features, learning disability… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND West syndrome consists of infantile spasms with hypsarrhythmia and is perceived as a disorder of infants. METHODS We… (More)
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2003
2003
Spasms are defined as epileptic seizures characterized by brief axial contraction, in flexion, extension or mixed, symmetric or… (More)
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2003
2003
PURPOSE To investigate the phenomenon of epileptic spasms (ESs) associated with other seizure types in a single ictal event and… (More)
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2002
2002
PURPOSE To investigate the informative value of EEG and cranial magnetic resonance imaging (cMRI) in the prognosis of infantile… (More)
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2000
2000
PURPOSE To determine the characteristics that permit diagnosis of the type of epilepsy beginning in the 1st year of life, and to… (More)
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