Complex Partial Seizures (CPS): Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) in Patients with Normal Cranial Computerized Tomography (CCT): Correlations with the EEG

  • J. Haan
  • M. Haupts
Part of the Verhandlungen der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Neurologie book series (VDGNEUROLOGIE, volume 4)

Abstract

Cranial computerized tomography (CCT) is a significant advance in diagnosis, especially of complex partial seizures (CPS). However, an investigation of our own, using CCT in 113 patients (2) did not show a circumscribed result which could be connected with the CPS in 59.3%. Magnetic-resonance imaging (MRI) has raised the hope that further Information can be obtained in these patients.

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  • M. Haupts

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