Metabolic Disorders

  • Horst Urbach
  • Jens Reimann
Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)


Epileptic seizures are a frequent symptom in metabolic disorders. However, it is neither seizure semiology nor EEG or MRI findings that guide the physician to the correct diagnosis. It is more important to consider the clinical syndrome, the age at presentation, and appropriate laboratory investigations.


Celiac Disease Mitochondrial Disorder Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis Chronic Progressive External Ophtalmoplegia Basal Ganglion Lesion 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of NeuroradiologyUniversity Hospital FreiburgFreiburgGermany
  2. 2.Department of NeurologyUniversity of BonnBonnGermany

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