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Epilepsy, Partial, Familial

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Pasquale Striano
Genoa, 42, IT
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Fernando Cendes
Campinas, SP, BR
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Deb K. Pal
London, ENG, GB
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Francesca Bisulli
Bologna, 45, IT

Latest Research

Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Epilepsy associated with solitary and multiple cerebral cavernous malformations
  • Journal: Neurosurgical focus
  • Treatment Used: Stereotactic laser interstitial thermal therapy
  • Number of Patients: 6
  • Published —
The study researched the safety and effectiveness of stereotactic laser interstitial thermal therapy for epilepsy associated with solitary and multiple cerebral cavernous malformations.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Tuberous Sclerosis-Related Refractory Epilepsy
  • Journal: World neurosurgery
  • Treatment Used: Deep Brain Stimulation of Anterior Thalamic Nucleus
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes a patient with tuberous sclerosis-related refractory epilepsy that was treated using deep brain stimulation of anterior thalamic nucleus.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Refractory Epilepsy
  • Journal: Epilepsy research
  • Treatment Used: Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS)
  • Number of Patients: 7
  • Published —
This study aimed to describe the use of vagus nerve stimulation in patients with refractory epilepsy during pregnancy.

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trial
Drug
  • Status: Recruiting
  • Study Type: Drug
  • Participants: 80
  • Start Date: July 23, 2016
Post-market Study of AMPA Receptor Antagonists for Epilepsy Patients in Hong Kong
Clinical Trial
Genetic
  • Status: Recruiting
  • Study Type: Genetic
  • Participants: 450
  • Start Date: December 12, 2015