Results of Amygdalotomy and Fornicotomy in Temporal Lobe Epilepsy and Behaviour Disorders
Amygdalotomy is an accepted therapeutic tool for drug resistant temporal lobe epilepsy, especially in combination with aggressive behaviour. Because of the danger that in these difficult patients the decision to operate is taken too easily a national committee to which all these cases for operation are presented was formed in Holland, consisting of neurosurgeons, neurologists, psychiatrists, electrophysiologists and epileptologists. The cautious procedure of this independent comittee explains the small series we present to-day.
KeywordsTemporal Lobe Epilepsy Seizure Frequency Temporal Lobectomy Depth Recording Constant Current Stimulator
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