Why, When, and How Surgery of Epilepsy?

  • G. F. Rossi
Conference paper
Part of the Acta Neurochirurgica Supplementum book series (NEUROCHIRURGICA, volume 30)


In the official Congress of the European Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery it seems mandatory that at least one whole day be devoted to surgery of epilepsy.


Brain Disease Epileptic Patient Partial Type Partial Epilepsy Focal Epilepsy 
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© Springer-Verlag 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. F. Rossi
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of NeurosurgeryCatholic UniversityRomeItaly

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