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Status epilepticus in fragile X syndrome.
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PMID:  21204809     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Epilepsy is frequent in fragile X syndrome (FXS), the most common cause of inherited mental retardation. Status epilepticus (SE), however, seems exceptional in FXS, particularly as an initial epileptic manifestation. To our knowledge, SE was reported in only four FXS patients. We report the clinical features and electroencephalography (EEG) findings of five children with FXS, who presented with SE as their initial seizure.
Authors:
Magali Gauthey; Claudia B Poloni; Gian-Paolo Ramelli; Eliane Roulet-Perez; Christian M Korff
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2010-11-03
Journal Detail:
Title:  Epilepsia     Volume:  51     ISSN:  1528-1167     ISO Abbreviation:  Epilepsia     Publication Date:  2010 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-01-05     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  2983306R     Medline TA:  Epilepsia     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  2470-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Wiley Periodicals, Inc. © 2010 International League Against Epilepsy.
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Pediatric Emergencies Service, Child and Adolescent Department, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland.
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