epileptogenic


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ep·i·lep·to·gen·ic

 (ĕp′ə-lĕp′tə-jĕn′ĭk)
adj.
Having the capacity to induce epilepsy.

epileptogenic

(ˌɛpɪˌlɛptəʊˈdʒɛnɪk)
adj
(Pathology) causing an epileptic attack
Translations

ep·i·lep·to·gen·ic

, epileptogenous
a. epileptógeno-a, causante de crisis epilépticas.
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No correlation was found between the laterality of the epileptogenic focus in the epilepsy group and existence of IHI, nor between age and HIA values among the groups.
The epileptogenic network in MTLE also varies between individuals.
It is therefore possible that some developmental or childhood brain injury has occurred in a person with ApoE [epsilon]4, and there may be a failure to repair the damage, resulting in an epileptogenic lesion.
MRI is essential to consider surgical treatment, allowing one to localize potential epileptogenic anatomic lesions25.
The inclusion criterion were as follows: (i) ictal or interictal EEG evidence and consistent seizure semiology of clear onset in the frontal lobe (ii) MRI evidence of epileptogenic lesions of the frontal lobe (iii) normal intellectual function as measured by Standard Progressive Matrices.
Indeed, MRI is essential to consider surgical treatment allowing neurosurgeon to localise potential epileptogenic anatomic lesions.
So that, the first description of the technique hemispherectomy based in removal of epileptogenic hemisphere (anatomical hemispherectomy) evolved to many techniques of functional hemispherectomy, whose it is based in the disconnection between the epileptogenic hemisphere and contralateral hemisphere and deep brain structures without creating a cavit (1,2,3,24,21,23,48,54,55,57,58,61).
Bumetanide alleviates epileptogenic and neurotoxic effects of sevoflurane in neonatal rat brain.
2007, 2005) should also be highlighted because effectively go further in the research of potential epileptogenic processes than the classical models commonly used to study the mechanisms of seizures for the screening of new AED candidates.
Awake and drowsy EEG within 24 hours reveals "diffuse irregular slow activity" without epileptogenic features.
EPINET research aims at developing and validating innovative methods to localise and characterise non-invasively functional properties of the epileptogenic zone (EZ), i.