Monday, November 23, 2009

Cortical Dysplasia-MRI

Focal cortical dysplasia is a common cause of intractable epilepsy in children and is a frequent cause of epilepsy in adults. All forms of focal cortical dysplasia lead to disorganization of the normal structure of the cerebral cortex. This is a 9year old girl presented with refractory complex partial seizures.

1 comment:

Joanna said...

My cousin was just diagnosed with this, but has low blood sugar and impaired kidney function as well, does this go hand in hand?

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