Studio elettro-clinico e prognostico delle eterotopie sottocorticali

Translated title of the contribution: Electroclinical and prognostic features of subcortical heterotopia

G. D'Orsi, A. Zaniboni, F. Bisulli, I. Florindo, P. Avoni, R. Vetrugno, A. Piraccini, A. Baruzzi, P. Tinuper

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We present the clinical features and long-lasting prognosis of epilepsy in a series of 8 patients with Subcortical Heterotopia. "Clinico-radiologic dissociation" was a distinctive feature: patients with normal intelligence and usually drug-responsive seizures opposed to imaging findings characterized by "giant" and heterotopic vast islands of gray matter. The relatively benign course of epilepsy is supported by a long-lasting follow-up (mean 17 years from epilepsy onset).

Translated title of the contributionElectroclinical and prognostic features of subcortical heterotopia
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)279-280
Number of pages2
JournalBollettino - Lega Italiana contro l'Epilessia
Issue number121-122
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2003

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology


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