Focal occipital seizures with cerebral polyopia

Asma Zakaria, Irfan Lalani, Laura Belorgey, Perry Foreman

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Abstract

Polyopia is the visual perception of multiple images of a single visual stimulus. Cerebral polyopia has previously been described as an ictal phenomenon associated with temporal lobe seizures. We report the case of a man with multiple cavernous angiomas and occipital lobe seizures manifesting as cerebral polyopia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)295-297
Number of pages3
JournalEpileptic Disorders
Volume8
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 2006
Externally publishedYes

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Seizures
Occipital Lobe
Cavernous Hemangioma
Visual Perception
Temporal Lobe
Stroke

Keywords

  • Cavernous angioma
  • Cerebral polyopia
  • Occipital lobe seizures

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurology

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Focal occipital seizures with cerebral polyopia. / Zakaria, Asma; Lalani, Irfan; Belorgey, Laura; Foreman, Perry.

In: Epileptic Disorders, Vol. 8, No. 4, 12.2006, p. 295-297.

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Zakaria, Asma ; Lalani, Irfan ; Belorgey, Laura ; Foreman, Perry. / Focal occipital seizures with cerebral polyopia. In: Epileptic Disorders. 2006 ; Vol. 8, No. 4. pp. 295-297.
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