We report a case with Klinefelter's Syndrome and early-onset childood epilepsy with occipital spikes (Panayotopoulos type). The karyotipe is 47, XXY in 89% of the mitoses and 48, XXYY in the rest of the cells (11%). The child experienced three crises between 5 and 8 years characterized by longlasting, eyes deviation, loss of consciousness, vomiting and right hemiconvulsions.
|Translated title of the contribution||Klinefelter' syndrome and benign childood epilepsy with occipital spikes|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Bollettino - Lega Italiana contro l'Epilessia|
|Publication status||Published - Oct 2002|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Neurology