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Frontal Lobe Seizures

Daniel Friedman

in Epilepsy

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print December 2010 | ISBN: 9780199743506
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322794 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199743506.003.0005

Series: What Do I Do Now

Frontal Lobe Seizures

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Seizures of frontal lobe origin often have little EEG correlate and can have bizarre semiologies that can be mistaken for nonepileptic seizures. Nocturnal onsets and stereotyped features are clues to the diagnosis.

Chapter.  1086 words. 

Subjects: Neurology

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