Figure 12.14. Epilepsia partialis continua of 3 days’ duration in an elderly woman in a coma.

Figure 12.14

Epilepsia partialis continua of 3 days’ duration in an elderly woman in a coma. The right vastus medialis and right biceps brachius muscles were involved. Note that the only concurrent EEG abnormality during the jerking of the right vastus medialis muscle was apparent only in the central midline electrode.

From: Chapter 12, Symptomatic and Probably Symptomatic Focal Epilepsies

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The Epilepsies: Seizures, Syndromes and Management.
Panayiotopoulos CP.
Oxfordshire (UK): Bladon Medical Publishing; 2005.
Copyright © 2005, Bladon Medical Publishing, an imprint of Springer Science+Business Media.

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