This report describes a patient with complex partial seizures arising from the right temporal lobe who developed symptomatic sinus arrest following the end of his seizure activity. A ventricular pacemaker was implanted and was documented to function appropriately, preventing development of bradycardia associated symptoms during subsequent seizures. Possibly relevant cerebral structures are briefly discussed.
Keywords: Partial seizure; epilepsy; asystole; pacemaker; cardiac arrhythmias; temporal lobe epilepsy
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Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine
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