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ALLMedicine™ Aicardi Syndrome Center

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Ketogenic Diet Therapy for Epilepsy Associated With Aicardi Syndrome.
Journal of Child Neurology; Sanchez MAR, Cervenka MC et. al.

Jul 10th, 2021 - Aicardi syndrome is a rare neurodevelopmental disorder associated with epilepsy in females. Ketogenic diet therapy represents a possible nonpharmacologic treatment in Aicardi syndrome patients. All patients with Aicardi syndrome seen at Johns Hopk...

Basal Ganglia Dysmorphism in Patients With Aicardi Syndrome.
Neurology Masnada S, Pichiecchio A et. al.

Dec 6th, 2020 - Aiming to detect associations between neuroradiologic and EEG evaluations and long-term clinical outcome in order to detect possible prognostic factors, a detailed clinical and neuroimaging characterization of 67 cases of Aicardi syndrome (AIC), c...

Aicardi syndrome in a prematurely born baby with retinopathy of prematurity: eye as a w...
BMJ Case Reports; Aggarwal D, Majhi D et. al.

Aug 28th, 2020 - Many of the ophthalmic pathologies can co-exist and when taken together can at times give a clue to a life-threatening systemic condition. Presented here is a case of Aicardi syndrome in a prematurely born baby with retinopathy of prematurity . Ea...

3D facial morphometry in Italian patients affected by Aicardi syndrome.
American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part A; Masnada S, Gibelli D et. al.

Aug 17th, 2020 - Aicardi syndrome (AIC) is a rare congenital neurodevelopmental disorder of unknown etiology, that affects almost exclusively females, originally characterized by corpus callosum agenesis, chorioretinal lacunae, and infantile spasms. The current di...

Morning glory optic nerve in Aicardi syndrome: Report of a case with fluorescein angiog...
European Journal of Ophthalmology; Al-Moujahed A, Callaway NF et. al.

Jul 18th, 2020 - Aicardi syndrome is an X-linked condition that is associated with multiple ophthalmic malformations. Here, we report the first published fluorescein angiography (FA) study of a morning glory optic nerve in a patient with Aicardi syndrome and contr...

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High infantile spasm risk should contraindicate sodium channel blocker antiepileptics
M. Alexander Otto

Dec 10th, 2019 - BALTIMORE – Sodium channel blocker antiepileptic drugs increase the risk of infantile spasms sevenfold in children with Down syndrome, tuberous sclerosis complex, hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy, and other nonsyndromic epilepsy conditions with inf.

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