Extra temporal lobe epilepsies (ETLE) are characterized by the seizures arising from foci outside the temporal lobe. They can arise from following locations in the brain:
Frontal Lobe Epilepsy (FLE)
Parietal lobe epilepsy (PLE)
Occipital Lobe Epilepsy (OLE)
Hypothalamic hamartoma Epilepsy
The diagnosis of epilepsy originating from extra temporal foci requires thorough clinical and neurological examination along with following diagnostic tests:
Extra temporal Surgery
Extra temporal surgery using latest technology, including improving MRI, stereo taxis and microsurgery techniques is performed to treat most of the epileptic syndromes arising from extra temporal region.
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