Epilessia mioclonica severa dell'infanzia: Studio di follow-up di un campione di soggetti dalla prima infanzia all'età adulta

Translated title of the contribution: Severe Myoclonic Epilepsy of Infancy: A follow-up study from infancy through adulhood

G. Di Rosa, M. Spanò, D. L. Sgro, M. G. Figura, E. Parisi, G. Bruccini, M. R. Piperata, A. Saporito, G. Tortorella

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Abstract

Severe Myoclonic Epilepsy of Infancy (SMEI) or Dravet syndrome is a rare epileptic encephalopathy with onset within the first year of life manifesting in 1:30.000 subjects. Epileptic manifestations are associated to progressive neurocognitive deterioration and verbal speech impairment. The epileptic history and semiology, the electroencephalographic pattern, the genotype and pharmacological treatment of a group of six Italian pazients with SMEI were retrospectuvely analyzed.

Translated title of the contributionSevere Myoclonic Epilepsy of Infancy: A follow-up study from infancy through adulhood
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)151-153
Number of pages3
JournalBollettino - Lega Italiana contro l'Epilessia
Issue number142
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology

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