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ALLMedicine™ Frontal Lobe Epilepsy Center

Research & Reviews  222 results

Disorganization of language and working memory systems in frontal versus temporal lobe ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/brain/awac150
Brain : a Journal of Neurology; Caciagli L, Paquola C et. al.

May 6th, 2022 - Cognitive impairment is a common comorbidity of epilepsy, and adversely impacts people with both frontal lobe epilepsy (FLE) and temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE). While its neural substrates have been extensively investigated in TLE, functional imagin...

Cognitive phenotypes in frontal lobe epilepsy.
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.17260
Epilepsia Arrotta K, Reyes A et. al.

Apr 17th, 2022 - Neuropsychological profiles are heterogeneous both across and within epilepsy syndromes, but especially in frontal lobe epilepsy (FLE), which has complex semiology and epileptogenicity. This study aimed to characterize the cognitive heterogeneity ...

Comparison of decision-making under ambiguity in patients with temporal lobe and fronta...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2022.108636
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Simsekoglu R, Tombul T et. al.

Mar 9th, 2022 - The effect of the frontal lobe on cognitive functions is a subject that has been studied frequently. However, cognitive impairments that can be seen in frontal lobe epilepsy are less addressed. In previous studies on decision-making disorders in p...

Localization-Related Epilepsies on EEG
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1140797-overview

Mar 7th, 2022 - Overview The International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) classifies the epilepsies along 2 dichotomies: [1, 2] partial (ie, focal, localization-related) versus generalized and idiopathic (genetic) versus unknown or symptomatic. This double dichot...

Generalized Epilepsies on EEG
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1140724-overview

Mar 7th, 2022 - Overview The International Classification of Epileptic Syndromes and Epilepsies [1] classifies the epilepsies along 2 dichotomies: (1) partial (ie, focal, localization-related) versus generalized and (2) genetic (idiopathic) versus unknown or symp...

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News  8 results

Frontal Lobe Epilepsy Tied to Higher Seizure Risk in Pregnancy
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/906147

Dec 6th, 2018 - NEW ORLEANS — Compared to women with other types of epilepsy, those with frontal lobe epilepsy have the highest risk of seizures worsening during pregnancy, new research shows. Investigators found that 53% of women with frontol lobe epilepsy exper...

Frontal Lobe Epilepsy Tied to Higher Seizure Risk in Pregnancy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/906147

Dec 6th, 2018 - NEW ORLEANS — Compared to women with other types of epilepsy, those with frontal lobe epilepsy have the highest risk of seizures worsening during pregnancy, new research shows. Investigators found that 53% of women with frontol lobe epilepsy exper...

Frontal lobe epilepsy elevates seizure risk during pregnancy
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/189972/epilepsy-seizures/frontal-lobe-epilepsy-elevates-seizure-risk-during?channel=39313
Jake Remaly

Dec 3rd, 2018 - NEW ORLEANS – Seizure frequency increased during pregnancy for 53% of women with frontal lobe epilepsy, based on a study reported by Paula E. Voinescu, MD, PhD, at the annual meeting of the American Epilepsy Society.

Pediatric epilepsy surgery improved mood, behavior in some patients
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/79302/mental-health/pediatric-epilepsy-surgery-improved-mood-behavior-some
Sharon Worcester

Dec 9th, 2013 - WASHINGTON – The vast majority of 100 children who underwent surgical resection for epilepsy at a single center experienced stable or significantly improved mood and anxiety symptoms after surgery. The findings, which demonstrated good overall out.

Surgical Site May Influence Epilepsy Surgery’s Effect on Mood and Behavior in Children
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/79286/epilepsy-seizures/surgical-site-may-influence-epilepsy-surgerys-effect-mood?channel=53

Dec 9th, 2013 - WASHINGTON, DC—Epilepsy surgery may improve mood and behavior among children, researchers reported at the 67th Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society (AES). The hemisphere on which surgeons operate may influence the effect of surgery.

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Patient Education  1 results

Frontal lobe seizures - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/frontal-lobe-seizures/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20353962

Jun 3rd, 2021 - Diagnosis Frontal lobe epilepsy can be difficult to diagnose because its symptoms can be mistaken for psychiatric problems or sleep disorders, such as night terrors. It's also possible that some seizure effects found in the frontal lobe might be t...

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