A case of Lennox-Gastaut syndrome successfully treated by removal of a parietotemporal astrocytoma

L. Angelini, G. Broggi, D. Riva, C. Lazzaro Solero

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Abstract

The authors report a case of Lennox-Gastaut-type epilepsy that was followed for 3 yr. The patient showed typical EEG findings and later a parietotemporal astrocytoma (type II) on the left. Removal of the tumor was followed by recovery of the child and disappearance of EEG epileptic elements.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)665-669
Number of pages5
JournalEpilepsia
Volume20
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1979

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Neuroscience(all)

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    Angelini, L., Broggi, G., Riva, D., & Lazzaro Solero, C. (1979). A case of Lennox-Gastaut syndrome successfully treated by removal of a parietotemporal astrocytoma. Epilepsia, 20(6), 665-669.