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Reading epilepsy.
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PMID:  20858629     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Reading epilepsy is a rare epilepsy syndrome triggered by language related activity, in particular reading. Here we describe a patient with reflex seizures brought on specifically by reading in Arabic. The types of reading epilepsy, their typical clinical features, probable pathophysiology and management are discussed.
Authors:
Sarah Miller; Saif Razvi; Aline Russell
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Practical neurology     Volume:  10     ISSN:  1474-7766     ISO Abbreviation:  Pract Neurol     Publication Date:  2010 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-09-22     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101130961     Medline TA:  Pract Neurol     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  278-81     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Neurology, Institute of Neurological Sciences, Southern General Hospital, Glasgow, UK. slmiller@doctors.org.uk
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