Clinical findings in ten elerly patients without previous epilepsy affected by status epilepticus after the age of seventy years are reported. Nine patients had partial status or generalized status with focal onset and only one had apparently generalized seizures. In seven cases cerebrovascular disease was the leading cause of status.
|Translated title of the contribution||'Primitive' status epilepticus in the elderly|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Bollettino - Lega Italiana contro l'Epilessia|
|Publication status||Published - 1990|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Neurology