Epilepsy Occipital Calcifications

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Epilepsy Occipital Calcifications

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The terms "Epilepsy Occipital Calcifications" returned 2 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Visual disturbances representing occipital lobe epilepsy in patients with cerebral calcifications and coeliac disease: a case series.
 

Author(s): M Pfaender, W J D'Souza, N Trost, L Litewka, M Paine, M Cook

Journal: J. Neurol. Neurosurg. Psychiatry. 2004 Nov;75(11):1623-5.

 

Paroxysmal visual manifestations may represent epileptic seizures arising from the occipital lobe. In coeliac disease (CD) bilateral occipital calcifications and seizure semiology consistent with an occipital origin have been described, primarily in Mediterranean countries. By reporting ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Celiac disease, bilateral occipital calcifications and intractable epilepsy: mechanisms of seizure origin.
 

Author(s): A Bernasconi, N Bernasconi, F Andermann, F Dubeau, A Guberman, G Gobbi, A Olivier

Journal: Epilepsia. 1998 Mar;39(3):300-6.

 

To elucidate the mechanisms of seizure origin in patients with celiac disease and bilateral occipital calcifications (CEBOC). Individuals with CEBOC frequently present with occipital lobe seizures, but additional lesions and additional attack patterns may occur.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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