Lennox-gastaut syndrome

Arun Angelo Patil

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Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (LGS) is a severe form of childhood epilepsy that is difficult to treat and that has significant neuropsychological consequences. While this syndrome resembles other forms of generalized epilepsy, it displays a marked variation of electrographic findings. Nearly half of patients' seizure frequencies significantly reduced with levetiracetam add-on therapy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationxPharm
Subtitle of host publicationThe Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Number of pages5
ISBN (Print)9780080552323
StatePublished - 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)

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