Neurological Sciences

, Volume 39, Issue 4, pp 781–783 | Cite as

Epilepsy caused by superficial hemosiderosis of the central nervous system

  • Zeljka Petelin Gadze
  • Davorka Milat
  • Filip Derke
  • Marija Bosnjak Pasic
  • Ervina Bilic
Letter to the Editor
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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Ethical approval

This article does not contain any studies with human participants performed by any of the authors.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Neurology, University Hospital Centre Zagreb, School of Medicine, University of ZagrebReferral Centre of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Croatia for EpilepsyZagrebCroatia
  2. 2.“Sveti Rok” PolyclinicZagrebCroatia
  3. 3.University of ZagrebSchool of MedicineZagrebCroatia
  4. 4.Department of Neurology, University Hospital Centre Zagreb, School of Medicine, Josip Juraj Strossmayer University of OsijekReferral Centre of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Croatia for Demyelinating Diseases of the Central Nervous SystemZagrebCroatia
  5. 5.Department of Neurology, University Hospital Centre Zagreb, School of Medicine, University of ZagrebReferral Centre of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Croatia for Neuromuscular Diseases and Clinical ElectromyoneurographyZagrebCroatia

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