CLINICAL AND EEG CHARACTERISTICS OF THE EARLY ONSET BENIGN CHILDHOOD OCCIPITAL EPILEPSY (PANAYOTOPOULOS SYNDROME)

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Abstract: the article present the literature data on clinical, EEG characteristics of benign occipital epilepsy of childhood with early debut – Panayiotopoulos syndrome, and the results of own research group of patients with this form of idiopathic epilepsy. The article contains the case report of a 5 years-old girl with combination Panayiotopoulos syndrome and a structural pathology of the brain by neuroimaging data. In conclusion the authors provide recommendations for diagnosis and treatment of Panayiotopoulos syndrome that may be useful for pediatric neurologist in everyday practice.

About the Authors

M. R. Kremenchugskaya
Federal State Budgetary Institution “Scientific Centre of Children Health” under the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences
Russian Federation


L. M. Kuzenkova
Federal State Budgetary Institution “Scientific Centre of Children Health” under the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences
Russian Federation


O. V. Globa
Federal State Budgetary Institution “Scientific Centre of Children Health” under the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences
Russian Federation


A. A. Buksh
Federal State Budgetary Institution “Scientific Centre of Children Health” under the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences
Russian Federation


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For citation: Kremenchugskaya M.R., Kuzenkova L.M., Globa O.V., Buksh A.A. CLINICAL AND EEG CHARACTERISTICS OF THE EARLY ONSET BENIGN CHILDHOOD OCCIPITAL EPILEPSY (PANAYOTOPOULOS SYNDROME). Epilepsia and paroxyzmal conditions. 2014;6(1):57-63.

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