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Benign Rolandic Epilepsy

Gregory L. Holmes

in Pediatric Neurology

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print April 2010 | ISBN: 9780195394580
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322923 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195394580.003.005

Series: What Do I Do Now?

Benign Rolandic Epilepsy

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Benign rolandic epilepsy, also called benign epilepsy with centrotemporal spikes, is the most common epilepsy syndrome in children. The clinical history combined with an EEG should establish the diagnosis and preclude unnecessary tests.

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Subjects: Neurology

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