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Cognitive Function and Neuropsychological Comorbidities in Children with Newly Diagnosed Idiopathic Epilepsy.

Authors
  • Lee, Seung Yun1
  • Park, Jang Ho2
  • Park, Sin Jae2
  • Kim, Yangho3
  • Lee, Kyung Yeon4
  • 1 Department of Pediatrics, Ulsan University Hospital, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Ulsan, Korea. , (North Korea)
  • 2 Department of Psychiatry, Ulsan University Hospital, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Ulsan, Korea. , (North Korea)
  • 3 Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Ulsan University Hospital, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Ulsan, Korea. , (North Korea)
  • 4 Department of Pediatrics, Ulsan University Hospital, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Ulsan, Korea. [email protected] , (North Korea)
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of Korean medical science
Publication Date
Jan 15, 2018
Volume
33
Issue
3
Identifiers
DOI: 10.3346/jkms.2018.33.e17
PMID: 29215804
Source
Medline
Keywords
License
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Abstract

Our results suggest that idiopathic epilepsy may be accompanied by various neuropsychological comorbidities even at initial diagnosis. Patients with IGE and ILRE having bilateral IEDs on EEG appear more likely to be at high risk of decreased cognitive function.

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