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Ictal lateralized periodic discharges presenting as epilepsia partialis continua in a patient with chronic stroke

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doi: 10.11138/ccre/2017.2.1.088
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Lateralized periodic discharges (LPDs) are a frequent finding in acutely ill patients undergoing EEG recordings, but their ictal versus interictal nature is still debated. When LPDs are clearly time-locked to motor clinical manifestations, they are usually recognized as ictal and treated accordingly.
We present a case of ictal LPDs presentig as epilepsia partialis continua in a patient with poststroke frontal lobe epilepsy who was reducing antiepileptic polytherapy.

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