Pre-ictal and ictal neurovascular and metabolic coupling surrounding a seizure focus

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Zhao, Mingrui; Nguyen, John; Ma, Hongtao; Nishimura, Nozomi; Schaffer, Chris B.; Schwartz, Theodore H.;

Epileptic events initiate a large focal increase in metabolism and cerebral blood flow (CBF) to the ictal focus. In contrast, decreases in CBF have been demonstrated surrounding the focus, the etiology of which is unknown i.e. arising either from active shunting of bloo... View more
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