Disease duration and EDSS score were associated with epilepsy after multiple logistic regression (odds ratio [OR] 1.03, 95% CI ... 95% CI 1.09-1.26 per EDSS step, p < 0.0001) AbstractText: Epilepsy is more common among patients with MS than in the ... population, and a diagnosis of MS increases the risk of epilepsy.
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... Cochrane Library 2011, Issue 12.The majority of people with epilepsy have a good prognosis, but up to 30% of people ... used as an add-on treatment for drug-resistant partial epilepsy AbstractText: To evaluate the efficacy and tolerability of ESL when ... an add-on treatment for people with drug-resistant partial epilepsy AbstractText: The searches for the original review were run in ...
Neurological and Central Nervous System Diseases (7) Seizures (7), Partial Epilepsy (5), Epilepsy (2), more mentions
... determine the postsurgical seizure outcome in PMG-related drug-resistant epilepsy AbstractText: We retrospectively analyzed 58 cases: 49 had SEEG and ... Shorter epilepsy duration to surgery was an independent predictor of seizure freedom AbstractText: PMG-related drug-resistant epilepsy warrants a comprehensive presurgical evaluation, including SEEG investigations in most ... PMG extent should not deter from exploring the possibility of epilepsy surgery.
Neurological and Central Nervous System Diseases (6) Epilepsy (6), Seizures (4), Polymicrogyria (2), more mentions
In contrast, the only AQP4-IgG-positive patient with seizures had a diagnosis of complex partial epilepsy preceding the onset of NMO by several years and experienced no encephalitic illness; her magnetic resonance imaging results demonstrated no cortical, subcortical, or basal ganglia involvement AbstractText: Patients with MOG-IgG-associated disease ...
Neurological and Central Nervous System Diseases (1), Immune System Diseases (1) Seizures (11), Encephalitis (3), Multiple Sclerosis (1), more mentions
Abstract: Although the epilepsy and neurology communities have position papers on a number of topics pertaining to epilepsy diagnosis and management, no current paper exists for the rationale and appropriate indications for epilepsy monitoring unit (EMU) evaluation ... considered the gold standard test for the definitive diagnosis of epilepsy and seizure-like spells Keyword: epilepsy monitoring.
Neurological and Central Nervous System Diseases (8) Epilepsy (8), Seizures (4), more mentions
... differences in neuroplasticity mechanisms between low-grade gliomas and nonlesional epilepsy AbstractText: We review the recent data about the hodotopic organization ... also underscore how theoretical and practical tools commonly used in epilepsy investigations, such as invasive electroencephalography, can be of great help ... of connectomics and neuroplasticity, leads to significant conceptual improvements in epilepsy surgery Keyword: Awake surgery.
Neurological and Central Nervous System Diseases (8) Epilepsy (8), Glioma (6), more mentions
Abstract: Epilepsy is a common neurological disorder occurring in 3% of the ... Approximately one-third of newly diagnosed epilepsy cases fail to become seizure-free in response to antiseizure ... Optimal seizure control, in cases of drug-resistant epilepsy, often requires neurosurgical intervention targeting seizure foci, such as the ... describe clinical outcomes, limitations and future applications of LITT for epilepsy Keyword: epilepsy.
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Because epilepsy is associated with changes in functional brain connectivity, we studied ... measures for individuals with stress-sensitive and non-stress-sensitive epilepsy AbstractText: Seventeen people with epilepsy underwent long-term (>24 h) EEG recording ... of seizures or channel type AbstractText: People with stress-sensitive epilepsy have a whole-brain neuronal response to cortisol that is different from that of people with non-stress-sensitive epilepsy ...
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Abstract: According to the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) definition, no structural abnormalities are present on a standard brain magnetic resonance image in genetic generalized epilepsy (GGE) patients ... appear to extend outside these regions to potentially involve attention and other cognitive domains Keyword: Genetic generalized epilepsy. Keyword: Idiopathic generalized epilepsy.
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Abstract: OBJECTIVE Epilepsy surgery is effective for lesional epilepsy, but it can be associated with significant morbidity when seizures ... evaluate its early surgical safety profile in adult patients with epilepsy originating from seizure foci in cortex that is not amenable ... METHODS Adult patients with focal drug-resistant epilepsy underwent intracranial electroencephalography monitoring for evaluation of resection.
Neurological and Central Nervous System Diseases (7) Epilepsy (6), Seizures (6), Partial Epilepsy (1), more mentions
AbstractText: To explore whether patients with refractory mesial temporal lobe epilepsy risk aggravated verbal memory loss from intracranial electroencephalography (EEG) recording with longitudinal ... The groups were equal with respect to education, age at seizure onset, epilepsy duration, and prevalence of pharmacoresistant temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE; 75%) versus seizure freedom (25 ...
Neurological and Central Nervous System Diseases (4), Neuroscience (1) Epilepsy (2), Seizures (2), Temporal Lobe Epilepsy (2), more mentions
Abstract: OBJECTIVE In this study, the authors investigated long-term clinical and visual outcomes of patients after occipital lobe epilepsy (OLE) surgery and analyzed the relationship between visual cortical resection and visual function after OLE surgery... Keyword: OLE = occipital lobe epilepsy... Keyword: occipital lobe epilepsy. Keyword: resection frequency map. Keyword: visual field.
Neurological and Central Nervous System Diseases (4) Quadrantanopsia (4), Occipital Lobe Epilepsy (4), Seizures (3), more mentions
... seizures in patients with acute illness AbstractText: We used a prospective multicenter (Emory University Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Yale University Hospital) database containing clinical and electrographic variables on 5427 continuous EEG sessions from eligible patients if they had continuous EEG for clinical indications, excluding epilepsy monitoring unit admissions.
Neurological and Central Nervous System Diseases (1) Seizures (8), Epilepsy (1), more mentions
... SOZ), evaluate the cortical excitability from preictal to ictal transition, and establish HFO concordance rates with other modalities and postsurgical resection AbstractText: Sixty-seven patients with drug-resistant epilepsy had at least 1 spontaneous seizure each during MEG acquisition, and analysis was carried out on 20 seizures from 20 patients.
Neurological and Central Nervous System Diseases (2) Seizures (5), Epilepsy (1), Partial Epilepsy (1), more mentions
Repeat resection offered additional seizure control, as 8 of the 22 patients with recurrent seizures became seizure free after reoperation AbstractText: Maximizing the extent of resection in insular gliomas portends greater seizure freedom after surgery. Seizure recurrence is associated with tumor progression, and repeat operation can provide additional seizure control Keyword: Epilepsy. Keyword: Extent of resection.
Neurological and Central Nervous System Diseases (1) Seizures (21), Neoplasms (8), Glioma (4), more mentions
The presence of tumor, SE, coma, and/or ICU admission in the acute phase predicts early seizure occurrence after the acute phase. Seizure freedom was typically achieved in our follow-up, and long-term use of antiepileptic drugs may not be necessary Keyword: Anti-NMDAR encephalitis. Keyword: Antiepileptic drugs. Keyword: Epilepsy. Keyword: Seizures.
Neurological and Central Nervous System Diseases (1) Seizures (14), Status Epilepticus (4), Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis (4), more mentions
Risk factors reported in a single study that were significantly associated with rTBI were epilepsy, not seeking medical care, and multiple factors indicative of low socioeconomic status AbstractText: rTBI is an important contributor to the general population TBI burden. Certain risk factors can help identify individuals at higher risk of these repeated injuries.
Neurological and Central Nervous System Diseases (1) Traumatic Brain Injuries (7), Epilepsy (1), more mentions