publication . Article . 2015

CLINICAL AND ENCEPHALOGRAPHIC CHANGES AT LENNOX–GASTAUT SYNDROME

K. Yu. Mukhin;
Open Access Russian
  • Published: 01 Jun 2015 Journal: Russkij Žurnal Detskoj Nevrologii, volume 10, issue 2, pages 19-31 (issn: 2073-8803, eissn: 2412-9178, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: ABV-press
Abstract
The Lennox–Gastaut syndrome (LGS) is an epileptic encephalopathy, starting in childhood and showing in often polymorphic seizures (including tonic axial ones), severe cognitive deficite, slow activity of the acute–slow wave in the interictal period at the electroencephalography (EEG), runs of fast activity of 10–20 Hz, often associated with tonic seizures, as well as with the resistance to therapy. According ILAE Classification of epilepsy syndromes and epilepsies 1989 LGS was referred to generalized cryptogenic or symptomatic forms of the epilepsy. According to Proposed Diagnostic Scheme for People with Epileptic Seizures and with Epilepsy (2001) LGS is a class...
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