A new case of gelastic epilepsy and precocious puberty due to hypothalamic hamartoma is reported. After long-term medical treatment there was no observable neurological or endocrinological improvement and the clinical outcome was poor. The authors consider that early surgery for hamartoma should be reconsidered.
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology|
|Publication status||Published - 1984|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Neurology
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health