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DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS OF EPILEPTIC SEIZURES IN CRYPTOGENIC FOCAL FRONTAL LOBE EPILEPSY VERSUS PSYCHOGENIC NON-EPILEPTIC PAROXYSMS (A CASE REPORT)

https://doi.org/10.17749/2077-8333.2017.9.2.050-056

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Abstract

The report addresses the causes and diagnostic problems of cryptogenic focal frontal epilepsy. A clinical case of a patient with cryptogenic focal frontal epilepsy is presented. In this patient, epileptic seizures have long been considered as psychogenic non-epileptic paroxysms.

About the Authors

N. V. Chebanenko
Scientific and Practical Center of Pediatric psychoneurology, Moscow Healthcare Department
Russian Federation

MD, PhD, neurologist and expert in medical rehabilitation, Scientific and Practical Center of Pediatric psychoneurology, Moscow Healthcare Department

Address: Michurinsky Prospect, 74, Moscow, Russia, 119602. Tel.: +7(495)4308081



M. B. Mironov
Scientific and Practical Center of Pediatric psychoneurology, Moscow Healthcare Department Institute of Advanced Training, Federal Medico-Biological Agency of Russia
Russian Federation

PhD, Associate Prof., the Dpt. of clinical physiology and functional diagnostics, Institute of Advanced Training, Federal Medico-Biological Agency

Address: Volokolamskoe s., 91, Moscow, Russia, 125371



S. G. Burd
Scientific and Practical Center of Pediatric psychoneurology, Moscow Healthcare Department Russian National Research Medical University named after N.I. Pirogov, Health Ministry of Russian Federation
Russian Federation

MD, Professor, the Dpt. of neurology, neurosurgery and medical genetics, the Faculty of Medicine, Russian National Research Medical University named after N.I. Pirogov, Health Ministry of Russian Federation.

Address: ul. Ostrovityanova, 1, Moscow, Russia, 117997



O. I. Kudrayvtzeva
Scientific and Practical Center of Pediatric psychoneurology, Moscow Healthcare Department
Russian Federation

Head, Dpt. of psycho-neurology, Scientific and Practical Center of Pediatric psychoneurology, Moscow Healthcare Department

Address: Michurinsky Prospect, 74, Moscow, 119602, Russia. Tel.: +7(495)4308081



M. N. Sarzhina
Scientific and Practical Center of Pediatric psychoneurology, Moscow Healthcare Department
Russian Federation

Head, the Dpt. of medical rehabilitation, Scientific and Practical Center of Pediatric psychoneurology, Moscow Healthcare Department

Address: Michurinsky Prospect, 74, Moscow, 119602, Russia. Tel.: +7(495)4308081



M. M. Gunchenko
Scientific and Practical Center of Pediatric psychoneurology, Moscow Healthcare Department
Russian Federation

Deputy director in-charge of the outpatient clinic, Scientific and Practical Center of Pediatric psychoneurology, Moscow Healthcare Department

Address: Michurinsky Prospect, 74, Moscow, 119602, Russia. Tel.: +7(495)4308081



T. M. Krasilshikova
Russian National Research Medical University named after N.I. Pirogov, Health Ministry of Russian Federation
Russian Federation

Assistant Prof., the Dpt. of neurology, neurosurgery and medical genetics, Faculty of pediatrics, Russian National Research Medical University named after N.I. Pirogov, Health Ministry of Russian Federation

Address: ul. Ostrovityanova, d. 1, Moscow, Russia, 117997



T. T. Batysheva
Scientific and Practical Center of Pediatric psychoneurology, Moscow Healthcare Department
Russian Federation

MD, Professor, Honored Physician of the Russian Federation, Director of the Center for pediatric psycho-neurology

Address: Michurinsky Prospect, 74, Moscow, 119602, Russia. Tel.: +7(495) 4308081



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Chebanenko N.V., Mironov M.B., Burd S.G., Kudrayvtzeva O.I., Sarzhina M.N., Gunchenko M.M., Krasilshikova T.M., Batysheva T.T. DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS OF EPILEPTIC SEIZURES IN CRYPTOGENIC FOCAL FRONTAL LOBE EPILEPSY VERSUS PSYCHOGENIC NON-EPILEPTIC PAROXYSMS (A CASE REPORT). Epilepsy and paroxysmal conditions. 2017;9(2):50-56. (In Russ.) https://doi.org/10.17749/2077-8333.2017.9.2.050-056

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