epileptogenic


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epileptogenic

 [ep″ĭ-lep″to-jen´ik]
causing an epileptic seizure.

ep·i·lep·to·gen·ic

, epileptogenous (ep'i-lep-tō-jen'ik, ep-i-lep-toj'ĕ-nŭs),
Causing epilepsy.

epileptogenic

/ep·i·lep·to·gen·ic/ (-lep″to-jen´ik) causing an epileptic seizure.

epileptogenic

(ĕp′ə-lĕp′tə-jĕn′ĭk)
adj.
Having the capacity to induce epilepsy.

epileptogenic

[ep′ilep′tōjen′ik]
causing epileptic seizures.

ep·i·lep·to·gen·ic

, epileptogenous (ep'i-lep-tō-jen'ik, ep'i-lep-toj'ĕ-nŭs)
Causing epilepsy.

epileptogenic

causing an epileptic seizure, e.g. an epileptogenic scar in the cerebral cortex, or more significantly in the cerebrum and its proximate meningeal tissue.
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However, studies in the literature have not proven whether this condition represents the visible part of a more distant disorder of brain development or an epileptogenic focus (2, 5, 8-12).
26) demonstrated that individualized connectivity patterns between the posterior cingulate cortex and the epileptogenic hippocampus and the contralateral hippocampus explain the differences in memory change following surgery (26).
TLE was classified as non-lesional if no epileptogenic foreign-tissue lesion was detected on brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI; epilepsy protocol, power 1.
Regional neuronal loss and gliosis lead to reorganisation of neuronal circuit within the hippocampus, which consequently results in an epileptogenic focus.
1) Preoperative depression, interictal psychosis, and epileptiform discharges contralateral to the epileptogenic zone are the most frequent predictors of postoperative psychosis.
Special sequencing, such as diffusion tractography imaging and functional MRI, can be used to determine the association between eloquent brain areas and the epileptogenic area, thereby allowing preservation of function in patients who undergo resection of the epileptiform area.
Temporospatial analysis define epileptogenic and functional zone in a case of DDMS.
LIS1-associated classic lissencephaly: A retrospective, multicenter survey of the epileptogenic phenotype and response to antiepileptic drugs.
Surgical resection, which involves the "removal of the primary epileptogenic focus and cessation of seizures" (Hader et al.
NAA/Cr, Cho/Cr, and NAA/(Cho+Cr) ratios that were shown to be reliable in lateralization of epileptogenic focus [25] were also calculated for each hippocampus.
Visualization of epileptogenic phenomena using cross-correlation analysis: localization of epileptic foci and propagation of epileptiform discharges," IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, vol.
Iasemidis, "Information flow and application to epileptogenic focus localization from intracranial EEG," IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, vol.