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Title: TLE patients with postictal psychosis: mesial dysplasia and anterior hippocampal preservation.
Austin Authors: Briellmann, Regula S;Kalnins, Renate M;Hopwood, M J;Ward, C;Berkovic, Samuel F ;Jackson, Graeme D 
Affiliation: Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Austin, Australia
Issue Date: 10-Oct-2000
Publication information: Neurology; 55(7): 1027-30
Abstract: The authors studied six patients with refractory temporal lobe epilepsy and postictal psychosis using quantitative MRI and histopathology, and compared the results with 45 patients with temporal lobe epilepsy without postictal psychosis. Total hippocampal volumes were not different between the two groups. However, patients with postictal psychosis had a relatively preserved anterior hippocampus, and temporal lobe dysplasia was more frequent (p = 0.006, chi-square test). These findings may be associated with the clinical symptoms.
Gov't Doc #: 11061263
URI: http://ahro.austin.org.au/austinjspui/handle/1/9270
URL: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/11061263
Type: Journal Article
Subjects: Adult
Cerebral Cortex.pathology
Epilepsy, Temporal Lobe.pathology
Female
Hippocampus.pathology
Humans
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Male
Psychotic Disorders.pathology
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