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Epilepsy is a chronic neurological disorder characterized by unprovoked and recurrent seizures. Discover the latest research on factors and mechanisms that underlie epilepsy here.

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Neurosurgical Focus

Pediatric functional hemispherectomy: operative techniques and complication avoidance

Neurosurgical FocusApril 3, 2020
Christopher C YoungJason S Hauptman
Neurosurgical Focus

Introduction. Surgical treatment of epilepsy

Neurosurgical FocusApril 3, 2020
Guy M McKhannStephan Chabardes
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B

Assessing the personal impact of epilepsy in a population-based cohort of Veterans

Epilepsy & Behavior : E&BApril 5, 2020
Adriana Reyes-MirandaMary Jo Pugh
Neurosurgical Focus

Utility of magnetic source imaging in nonlesional focal epilepsy: a prospective study

Neurosurgical FocusApril 3, 2020
Ismail Sidky MohamedDang Khoa Nguyen
Nutrients

The Neuropathology of Gluten-Related Neurological Disorders: A Systematic Review

NutrientsApril 5, 2020
Maxine D RouvroyeMarios Hadjivassiliou
Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology

Reduced neurosteroid potentiation of GABAA receptors in epilepsy and depolarized hippocampal neurons

Annals of Clinical and Translational NeurologyApril 4, 2020
Suchitra JoshiLaura A Jansen
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PloS One

Correction: Analysis of gene variants in the GASH/Sal model of epilepsy

PloS OneApril 4, 2020
Elena Díaz-CasadoDolores E López
Neurosurgical Focus

Interneuron transplantation: a prospective surgical therapy for medically refractory epilepsy

Neurosurgical FocusApril 3, 2020
Stephen C Harward, Derek G Southwell

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