Familial Porencephaly

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Latest Research

Latest Advance
  • Condition: Malformation of Cortical Development
  • Journal: Neurosurgical focus
  • Treatment Used: Hemispherotomy Reoperation
  • Number of Patients: 14
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using a hemispherotomy reoperation to treat patients with seizures from a malformation of cortical development.
Latest Advance
  • Condition: Pediatric Patients with Encephalopathy due to Electrical Status Epilepticus During Sleep (ESES)
  • Journal: Epileptic disorders : international epilepsy journal with videotape
  • Treatment Used: Surgical management
  • Number of Patients: 11
  • Published —
This review examined patient data on children who underwent surgery for encephalopathy (brain disease) due to electrical status epilepticus (lengthy, repeated seizures) during sleep (ESES).